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There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller by train, taxi, 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, taxi  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the train from Broadmeadows to Benalla Melbourne - Albury Via Seymour / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Benalla to Mount Buller

$154 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to MMBL Depot/High St Mansfield - Melbourne Via Yea

$89 - $109

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Lilydale Lilydale
  2. Take the bus from Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St Mansfield - Melbourne Via Yea

$90 - $110

Drive  •  2h 56m

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller 153.2 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 2h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 2h 56m.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Mount Buller is 152 km. The road distance is 245.1 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4h 53m and costs $210 - $420.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller is 245 km. It takes approximately 2h 56m to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Mount Buller. Prices start at $122 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller.
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  • Distance: 94.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 53m

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

V-Line operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Buller twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 54m.

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 Broadmeadows to Benalla
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Broadmeadows to Benalla
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $110
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Economy
$20 - $26
First
$28 - $40
Sleeper
$90 - $105
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus 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
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to MMBL Depot/High St
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Other operators
Taxi from Benalla to Mount Buller
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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