There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to City of Parramatta 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 from Melbourne, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Parramatta Station

$77 - $259

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Parramatta Fe31

$45 - $55

4 alternative options

Bus to Avalon, fly  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD

$65 - $242

Train  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...

$64 - $175

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney

$79 - $143

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to City of Parramatta 528.1 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to City of Parramatta is to bus which costs $60 - $75 and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to City of Parramatta is to fly and train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $100 - $360.

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The distance between Melbourne and City of Parramatta is 702 km. The road distance is 845 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Melbourne to City of Parramatta, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne and arriving at Parramatta. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to City of Parramatta. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Parramatta Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and City of Parramatta, NSW, Australia?

Firefly Express operates a bus from Melbourne to City of Parramatta once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $55 and the journey takes 11 h 5 min. Alternatively, XPT operates a train from Melbourne to City of Parramatta twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $180 and the journey takes 11 h 8 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
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 Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
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 Parramatta Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$2 - $4
1st Class
$3 - $5
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 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Bus operators
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
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.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 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

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