There are 7 ways to get from Harden to Melbourne by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Harden to Southern Cross 621 / ...

$40 - $140

6 alternative options

Train V-Line  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Harden to Albury 621 / ...
  2. Take the train from Albury to Southern Cross Melbourne - Albury Via Seymour

$44 - $136

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Harden to Melbourne 362 miles

$50 - $75

Bus to Canberra, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Harden Town Coach Stop, Albury St to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
  2. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Melbourne (MEL) CBR - MEL

$85 - $298

Train to Albury, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Harden to Albury
  2. Fly from Albury (ABX) to Melbourne (MEL) ABX - MEL

$139 - $505

Train to Wagga Wagga, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Harden to Wagga Wagga
  2. Fly from Wagga Wagga (WGA) to Melbourne (MEL) WGA - MEL

$164 - $375

Train, train to Sydney, fly  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Harden to Campbelltown
  2. Take the train from Campbelltown Station to International Airport Station
  3. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL

$104 - $370

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harden and arriving at Southern Cross. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

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The distance between Harden and Melbourne is 474 km. The road distance is 579.2 km.

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The best way to get from Harden to Melbourne without a car is to train which takes 6 h 18 min and costs .

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The train from Harden to Southern Cross takes 6 h 18 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Harden to Melbourne train services, operated by XPT, depart from Harden station.

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The quickest flight from Canberra Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Harden to Melbourne train services, operated by XPT, arrive at Southern Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harden to Melbourne is 579 km. It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to drive from Harden to Melbourne.

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Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Canberra Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 1928+ hotels available in Melbourne. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harden to Melbourne.
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  • Distance: 296.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Harden, NSW, Australia and Melbourne, VIC, Australia?

XPT operates a train from Harden to Melbourne twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $140 and the journey takes 6 h 18 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Albury to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne via Albury
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Harden to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$55 - $75
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Train from Harden to Albury
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$24 - $35
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Train from Harden to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $100
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$18 - $23
First
$25 - $35
Sleeper
$85 - $100
Train from Harden to Campbelltown
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$28 - $40
First
$35 - $50
Sleeper
$100 - $120
V-Line

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
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Albury to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Sydney Trains
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Harden Town Coach Stop, Albury St to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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