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There are 2 ways to get from Foster to Bairnsdale by taxi, train or car

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Taxi, train  •  2h 44m

  1. Take a taxi from Foster to Morwell
  2. Take the train from Morwell to Bairnsdale Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon

$108 - $131

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from Foster to Bairnsdale 119.3 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Foster to Bairnsdale is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Foster to Bairnsdale is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 34m.

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The distance between Foster and Bairnsdale is 155 km. The road distance is 190.9 km.

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The best way to get from Foster to Bairnsdale without a car is to taxi and train which takes 2h 44m and costs $150 - $190.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Foster to Bairnsdale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Foster to Bairnsdale is 191 km. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from Foster to Bairnsdale.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Bairnsdale. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Foster, VIC, Australia and Bairnsdale, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Foster to Bairnsdale. However, you can take the taxi to Morwell then take the train to Bairnsdale. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Bairnsdale.

Train operators

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. 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 long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
1800 800 007
Train from Morwell to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Other operators
Taxi from Foster to Morwell
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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