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There are 2 ways to get from Echuca to Harrietville by bus or car

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Bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Echuca to Wangaratta Sydney - Adelaide Via Albury
  2. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St Melbourne - Mount Beauty Via Bright

$31 - $42

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Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Echuca to Harrietville 268.4 km

$30 - $45

Echuca to Harrietville by bus

The bus journey time between Echuca and Harrietville is around 28h 17m and covers a distance of around 292 km. The fastest bus normally takes 20h 25m. Operated by V-Line and PTV Regional Transit, the Echuca to Harrietville bus service departs from Echuca and arrives in Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
28h 17m
Fastest bus time:
20h 25m
Bus distance:
292 km
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$31
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
19:30
Last bus departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Echuca to Harrietville bus schedules

Echuca → Harrietville
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Echuca to Harrietville is to bus, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Echuca to Harrietville is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Echuca to Harrietville. However, there are services departing from Echuca and arriving at Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd via Wangaratta and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between Echuca and Harrietville is 223 km. The road distance is 268.4 km.

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The best way to get from Echuca to Harrietville without a car is to bus which takes 6h 5m and costs $30 - $45.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from Echuca to Harrietville, including transfers.

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Echuca to Harrietville bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Echuca station.

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Echuca to Harrietville bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Alpine Hotel/Anderson St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Echuca to Harrietville is 268 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Echuca to Harrietville.

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  • Distance: 223.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 5m

What companies run services between Echuca, VIC, Australia and Harrietville, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Echuca to Harrietville via Wangaratta and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St in around 6h 5m.

Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Echuca to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$19 - $26
Bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$10 - $14

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