There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham by plane, bus, train 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

Fly, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albury (ABX) MEL - ABX
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Falls Creek Coaches/233 Kiewa Valley Hwy

$205 - $508

Cheapest option

Train XPT, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
  3. Take the bus from Alpine Hotel/Anderson St to Transit Lounge/Great Alpine Rd

$44 - $135

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta Albury - Melbourne Via Seymour / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St Melbourne - Mount Beauty Via Bright

$98 - $217

Bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Glenrowan
  2. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
  3. Take the bus from Alpine Hotel/Anderson St to Transit Lounge/Great Alpine Rd

$56 - $72

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham 226.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Mount Hotham is 216 km. The road distance is 362.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Transit Lounge/Great Alpine Rd via Melbourne, Ned Kelly Statue/Kate St, Wangaratta and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Hotham via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Melbourne, Glenrowan, Ned Kelly Statue/Kate St, Wangaratta, and Alpine Hotel/Anderson St in around 10 h 20 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Broadmeadows to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $30
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$24 - $35
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Falls Creek Coaches/233 Kiewa Valley Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Alpine Hotel/Anderson St to Transit Lounge/Great Alpine Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Wangaratta to Alpine Hotel/Anderson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Glenrowan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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