There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Broome by plane, train, 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  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Broome (BME) MEL - BME

$344 - $564

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
  2. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth
  3. Take the bus from Wellington St Forrest Place R10 / Y14 to Broome Visitor Centre

$750 - $1,563

Drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Broome 3119.7 miles

$440 - $650

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

Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Melbourne to Broome twice daily.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Broome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Melbourne to Broome via Perth
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Broome via Perth
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$60
Rail Saver
$90 - $96
Red Service
$105 - $115
Red Premium
$140 - $155
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth
Ave. Duration
42 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$455
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$800 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$950 - $1,300
Bus operators
Integrity Coach Lines (Aust) Pty Ltd
Website
integritycoachlines.com.au
Bus from Wellington St Forrest Place R10 / Y14 to Broome Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Schedules at
integritycoachlines.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Broome is 3125 km. The road distance is 4991 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Broome is to fly which costs $450 - $750 and takes 6 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Broome is to fly which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $450 - $750.

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Melbourne to Broome, including transfers.