There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Albany by plane, 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

Fly to Albany  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albany (ALH) MEL - ALH

$203 - $268

Cheapest option

Fly to Perth, bus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Perth (PER) MEL - PER
  2. Take the bus from Armadale Stn Rd Armadale to Proudlove Pde Albany

$154 - $250

1 alternative option

Drive  •  36 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Albany 2100.2 miles

$290 - $440

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Albany, WA, Australia?

Qantas, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Melbourne to Albany hourly.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albany via Perth
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Flights from Melbourne to Albany via Adelaide, Perth
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Flights from Melbourne to Albany via Canberra, Perth
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Albany via Sydney, Perth
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Albany via Brisbane, Perth
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Perth
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Melbourne to Perth via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Perth
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Perth
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Perth
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Bus operators
TransWA
Phone
1300 662 205
Email
info@transwa.wa.gov.au
Website
transwa.wa.gov.au
Bus from Armadale Stn Rd Armadale to Proudlove Pde Albany
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Albany is 2434 km. The road distance is 3360 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Albany is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $330 and takes 13 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Albany is to fly which takes 7 h 44 min and costs $260 - $360.

It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Melbourne to Albany, including transfers.