There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne to Batemans Bay by plane, bus, night 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 Melbourne to Moruya  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Moruya (MYA) MEL - MYA

$253 - $483

Cheapest option

Train, bus V-Line  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale Melbourne - Bairnsdale Via Traralgon & Sale
  2. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Orient St Batemans Bay - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale

$49 - $76

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Fly Melbourne to Canberra, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Promenade Plaza, Orient St

$95 - $313

Fly Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport, night bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the plane from Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport
  2. Take the night bus from Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St to Promenade Plaza, Orient St

$174 - $190

Fly Melbourne to Merimbula, night bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Merimbula (MIM) MEL - MIM
  2. Take the night bus from Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St to Promenade Plaza, Orient St

$165 - $413

Bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Promenade Plaza, Orient St South Coast / ...

$77 - $135

Train XPT, bus  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Goulburn 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Goulburn Station to Queanbeyan Station 633 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Morisset St After Crawford St to Promenade Plaza, Orient St 860

$81 - $211

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Batemans Bay 491.9 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Batemans Bay is to train and bus which costs $65 - $110 and takes 11 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Batemans Bay is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs $340 - $650.

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The distance between Melbourne and Batemans Bay is 520 km. The road distance is 787 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Melbourne to Batemans Bay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Batemans Bay. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Promenade Plaza, Orient St via Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Batemans Bay, NSW, Australia?

Regional Express, Qantas and three other airlines fly from Melbourne to Batemans Bay every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Batemans Bay via Canberra in around 11 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Sydney, Merimbula
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $65
First
$70 - $95
Sleeper
$140 - $160
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Goulburn Station to Queanbeyan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Promenade Plaza, Orient St
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Bus from Morisset St After Crawford St to Promenade Plaza, Orient St
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Night bus from Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St to Promenade Plaza, Orient St
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$70 - $100
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Bairnsdale to Orient St
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Free Spirit Airlines
Website
freespiritairlines.com.au
Plane from Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
freespiritairlines.com.au

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