There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Cessnock by plane, 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 Newcastle, line 183 bus, line 164 bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Newcastle (NTL) MEL - NTL
  2. Take the line 183 bus from Stockland Shopping Centre, Mitchell Dr to Maitland Station, Railway St
  3. Take the line 164 bus from Maitland Station, Railway St to Vincent St At Edward St

$71 - $296

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney Fe31
  2. Take the bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Maitland Station, Station St 8Hu

$63 - $79

5 alternative options

Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train, bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Morisset Station
  3. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Vincent St At Edward St

$92 - $280

Bus to Avalon, fly to Sydney, train, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Morisset Station
  4. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Vincent St At Edward St

$80 - $263

Train, bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Morisset Station
  3. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Vincent St At Edward St 163

$79 - $200

Bus, train  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Morisset Station
  4. Take the bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Vincent St At Edward St 163

$94 - $170

Drive  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Cessnock 619.7 miles

$85 - $130

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Cessnock via Sydney, Central Station, Chalmers St, Maitland Station, Station St, and Maitland Station, Railway St in around 17 h 9 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Morisset Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$12 - $18
1st Class
$16 - $25
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $85
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$160 - $180
Bus operators
Hunter Valley Buses
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Bus from Stockland Shopping Centre, Mitchell Dr to Maitland Station, Railway St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
131500.com.au
Rover Coaches
Phone
(02) 4990 1699
Email
rover@rovercoaches.com.au
Website
rovercoaches.com.au
Bus from Maitland Station, Railway St to Vincent St At Edward St
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rovercoaches.com.au
Bus from Morisset Station, Stand C to Vincent St At Edward St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
rovercoaches.com.au
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.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
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Central Station, Chalmers St to Maitland Station, Station St
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne to Cessnock?

The distance between Melbourne and Cessnock is 802 km. The road distance is 991 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Cessnock?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Cessnock is to bus which costs $80 - $110 and takes 17 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne to Cessnock?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Cessnock is to fly and line 183 bus and line 164 bus which takes 6 h 32 min and costs $90 - $390.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne and Cessnock?

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Cessnock. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Vincent St At Edward St via Central Station, Chalmers St and Maitland Station, Railway St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne to Cessnock?

It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Melbourne to Cessnock, including transfers.