There are 5 ways to get from Canberra to Bright by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Ford St/Camp St  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Albury
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St 7
  3. Take the bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$29 - $41

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra to Albury station
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Falls Creek Coaches/233 Kiewa Valley Hwy Albury - Mt Beauty Via Baranduda, Kergunya & Tawonga South

$33 - $59

Bus, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Yass Junction, Coach Bay 781
  2. Take the train from Yass Junction to Wangaratta 623 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$42 - $147

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Canberra to Bright 275.2 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Albury (ABX) CBR - ABX
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
  3. Take the bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

$185 - $547

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canberra to Bright is to bus which costs $35 - $60 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canberra to Bright is to drive which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $50 - $80.

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The distance between Canberra and Bright is 253 km. The road distance is 440 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Canberra to Bright, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canberra to Bright. However, there are services departing from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave and arriving at Alpine Hotel/Anderson St via Albury and Ford St/Camp St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Canberra, ACT, Australia and Bright, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Canberra to Bright via Albury and Ford St/Camp St in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Albury via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Canberra to Albury via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Albury via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Canberra to Albury via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Yass Junction to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
First
$45 - $60
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Albury
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ford St/Camp St to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Falls Creek Coaches/233 Kiewa Valley Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Albury station
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$28 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Yass Junction, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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