There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne to Bega by plane, taxi, 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 Merimbula  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Merimbula (MIM) MEL - MIM

$143 - $383

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 52 min

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

$40 - $60

6 alternative options

Fly Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport, taxi  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the plane from Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport
  2. Take a taxi from Merimbula Airport to Bega

$202 - $222

Fly Melbourne to Canberra, bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Church St At Carp St

$90 - $298

Fly Melbourne to Moruya, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Moruya (MYA) MEL - MYA
  2. Take the bus from Vulcan St Opp Mirrabooka Av to Gipps St Opp Bega Court House

$234 - $463

Bus V-Line  •  9 h 53 min

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

$42 - $62

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Church St At Carp St 771

$72 - $119

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Bega 379.4 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Bega is to train and bus which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Bega is to fly and taxi which costs $270 - $310 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Bega is 450 km. The road distance is 607 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Melbourne to Bega, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Bega. However, there are services departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Carp St/Church St via Bairnsdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 53 min.

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

Regional Express flies from Melbourne to Bega once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Bega via Bairnsdale in around 9 h 53 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 Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and 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
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
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 Moruya via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
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
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row to Church St At Carp St
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Vulcan St Opp Mirrabooka Av to Gipps St Opp Bega Court House
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Bairnsdale to Carp St/Church St
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
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
$117
Schedules at
freespiritairlines.com.au
Taxi from Merimbula Airport to Bega
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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