There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Gosford 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 Melbourne to Sydney, train  •  4 h 39 min

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

$82 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express, train  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Parramatta Fe31
  2. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$51 - $63

5 alternative options

Fly Avalon to Sydney, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station

$67 - $249

Fly Melbourne to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Newcastle (NTL) MEL - NTL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Gosford Station

$72 - $299

Train  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$68 - $180

Bus Greyhound Australia, train  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station Gx322 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$84 - $140

Drive  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Gosford 571.7 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Gosford is to bus and train which costs $65 - $90 and takes 13 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Gosford is to fly and train which costs $110 - $370 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Gosford is 755 km. The road distance is 914.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Melbourne to Gosford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to Gosford station. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Gosford Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Gosford is 915 km. It takes approximately 9 h 38 min to drive from Melbourne to Gosford.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Gosford.
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  • Distance: 471.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Melbourne to Gosford via Central Station in around 12 h 45 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
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
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
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Hornsby Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $9
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 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Bus operators
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
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$95 - $130

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