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There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Horsham Melbourne - Nhill Via North Shore & Ararat / ...

$23 - $60

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Bus Firefly Express  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Horsham Fe80 / ...

$35 - $45

Bus V-Line  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave Melbourne - Adelaide Via Bendigo & Nhill

$25 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham 184.5 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Mildura (MQL) MEL - MQL
  2. Take the bus from Post Office/Indi Ave to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave

$118 - $254

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham is to bus which costs $35 - $50 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Horsham via Melbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Horsham is 258 km. The road distance is 295.3 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham without a car is to train which takes 5 h 49 min and costs $30 - $85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Melbourne station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham is to train which takes 5 h 49 min and costs $30 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $60 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Mildura Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Horsham station.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham.
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  • Distance: 161 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Horsham, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham twice a week. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min. PTV Overland also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Train operators
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 Southern Cross to Horsham
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Horsham
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$55 - $59
Red Service
$50 - $54
Red Premium
$68 - $74
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Horsham
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
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
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Post Office/Indi Ave to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham is 295 km. It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Horsham.

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Virgin Australia, Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Mildura Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Horsham. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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