There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) MEL - CFS

$80 - $367

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  21 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361
  4. Take the bus from Tamworth to Coffs Harbour

$144 - $286

Train  •  22 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Urunga Station 31 / ...

$145 - $293

Drive  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour 856 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour is to fly which costs $100 - $500 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour is to fly which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $100 - $500.

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The distance between Melbourne and Coffs Harbour is 1123 km. The road distance is 1370 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour, including transfers.

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

Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour via Central Station, Urunga Station, and Urunga in around 22 h 5 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Coffs Harbour via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $55
First
$55 - $75
Sleeper
$120 - $140
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 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Urunga Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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