There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Beechworth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta Melbourne - Albury Via Seymour / ...

$17 - $109

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Albury Gx322 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St 7

$26 - $51

Bus Firefly Express  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Glenrowan Fe31

$38 - $47

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Beechworth 169.3 miles

$24 - $35

Fly, bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albury (ABX) MEL - ABX
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St

$114 - $399

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Beechworth. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Ford St/Camp St via Albury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Beechworth is 223 km. The road distance is 270.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Beechworth without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Melbourne to Beechworth, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Beechworth bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Melbourne station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Beechworth is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Albury Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Melbourne to Beechworth bus services, operated by PTV Regional Transit, arrive at Ford St/Camp St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Beechworth is 271 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Melbourne to Beechworth.

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Regional Express offers flights from Melbourne Airport to Albury Airport.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Beechworth.
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  • Distance: 139.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Beechworth, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Beechworth 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 48 min. XPT also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Beechworth via Albury in around 5 h 27 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

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.

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Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $30
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$25 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $50
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Albury station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Ford St/Camp St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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