Travel from Melbourne to Cooma

Bus or fly from Melbourne to Cooma?

Qantas, Regional Express and two other airlines fly from Melbourne to Cooma 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Cooma via Bairnsdale in around 9 h 48 min.

Travel Guides

Best ways to travel around AustraliaRome2rio’s tips and tricks to getting around Australia

How to get from Melbourne to Cooma

ModeDurationPrice
From Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St bus to Melbourne airport, fly to Canberra airport, line 11 bus to Canberra, then bus to Cooma.6 h 9 min$179
From Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St bus to Melbourne airport, fly to Merimbula airport, line 790 bus to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St, then bus to Cooma.7 h 17 min$209
From Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St bus to Melbourne airport, fly to Cooma airport, then taxi to Cooma.4 h 48 min$264
From Flinders Street train to Bairnsdale then bus to Centennial Park/Bombala St.9 h 47 min$52
From Flinders Street bus to Bairnsdale then bus to Centennial Park/Bombala St.9 h 48 min$53
From Melbourne bus to Canberra then bus to Cooma.10 h 33 min$116
From Melbourne drive to Cooma.7 h 28 min$67

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

It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Melbourne to Cooma, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne and Cooma?

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Cooma. However, there are services departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Centennial Park/Bombala St via Bairnsdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 48 min.

Operators from Melbourne to Cooma

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Skybus+61 3 9335 2811Skybus
Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia
QantasQantas
Tigerair AustraliaTigerair Australia
Transport CanberraTransport Canberra
Murrays CoachesMurrays Coaches
Regional ExpressRegional Express
Sapphire Coast BuslinesSapphire Coast Buslines
Transport NSW131 500Transport NSW
JetstarJetstar
V-Line1800 800 007V-Line
Greyhound Australia1300 473946Greyhound Australia