There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Footscray to Bendigo Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury / ...

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl Melbourne - Adelaide Via Bendigo & Nhill

$13 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo 90.7 miles

$12 - $19

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The distance between Melbourne Showgrounds and Bendigo is 127 km. The road distance is 145.1 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo without a car is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 34 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo is 145 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Bendigo. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo.
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  • Distance: 79.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Showgrounds, VIC, Australia and Bendigo, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, V-Line operates a bus from Melbourne Showgrounds to Bendigo once a week. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

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 Footscray to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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