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There are 4 ways to get from Indented Head to Harrietville by train, night train, 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.

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Train, night train, bus  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the train from Geelong to Southern Cross
  2. Take the night train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1 622
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Geelong to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Wangaratta
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10h

  1. Take the train from Geelong to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta 624
  3. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St

Drive  •  5h 1m

  1. Drive from Indented Head to Harrietville 439.1 km

Indented Head to Harrietville by bus, train and night train

The journey time between Indented Head and Harrietville is around 21h 7m and covers a distance of around 471 km. This includes an average layover time of around 14h 51m. The fastest journey normally takes 21h 1m. Operated by PTV Regional Transit, V-Line and XPT, the Indented Head to Harrietville service departs from Batman Rd/Henderson St and arrives in Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 16m
Layover time:
14h 51m
Total time:
21h 7m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
21h 1m
Journey distance:
471 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$56
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:28
Last service departs at:
16:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Indented Head to Harrietville bus, train and night train schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Indented Head to Harrietville is to bus, which costs $40 - $75 and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Indented Head to Harrietville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Indented Head to Harrietville. However, there are services departing from Batman Rd/Henderson St and arriving at Pioneer Park/Great Alpine Rd via Geelong, Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Wangaratta and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 46m.

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The distance between Indented Head and Harrietville is 250 km. The road distance is 439.1 km.

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The best way to get from Indented Head to Harrietville without a car is to train and night train and bus which takes 9h 46m and costs $45 - $200.

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It takes approximately 9h 46m to get from Indented Head to Harrietville, including transfers.

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Indented Head to Harrietville bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Geelong station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Indented Head to Harrietville is 439 km. It takes approximately 5h 1m to drive from Indented Head to Harrietville.

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Map of how to get from Indented Head to Harrietville.
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  • Distance: 250.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 46m

What companies run services between Indented Head, VIC, Australia and Harrietville, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Indented Head to Harrietville via Geelong Station/Railway Tce, Geelong, Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Wangaratta, and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St in around 10h 46m.

Train 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
Train from Geelong to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$12 - $16
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$29 - $40
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Night train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Website
XPT
Economy
$30 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $160
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Website
XPT
Economy
$30 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $160
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 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
Bus from Geelong to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$11 - $15
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$27 - $40

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