There are 4 ways to get from Frankston to Bendigo by train, bus, night bus or car

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

Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Frankston
  2. Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury / ...

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

$53 - $75

Train, night bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Frankston
  2. Bendigo - Melbourne Via Sunbury / ...

$16 - $21

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. 124.1 miles

$17 - $26

What companies run services between Frankston, VIC, Australia and Bendigo, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Frankston to Bendigo via Southern Cross in around 3 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankston to Bendigo via Melbourne Airport in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
V-Line
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Frankston to Melbourne Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from London to Edinburgh, Travelling to and around Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup and Getting around the Cyclades - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankston and Bendigo is 171 km. The road distance is 199 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankston to Bendigo is to train which costs $18 - $26 and takes 3 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankston to Bendigo is to drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs $23 - $35.

No, there is no direct train from Frankston to Bendigo. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Bendigo via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Frankston to Bendigo. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Bendigo via Melbourne Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Frankston to Bendigo, including transfers.