How to get from Melbourne to Gosford

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Recommended option

Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. MEL - SYD

$84 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express, train  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Fe31
  2. Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$52 - $65

5 alternative options

Bus to Avalon, fly to Sydney, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. AVV - SYD

$72 - $252

Fly Melbourne to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. MEL - NTL

$75 - $303

Train  •  12 h 46 min

  1. 622 / ...
  2. Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$71 - $187

Bus Greyhound Australia, train  •  13 h 50 min

$85 - $158

Drive  •  9 h 38 min

  1. 571.7 miles

$80 - $120

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 46 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 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Hornsby Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
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
$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 - $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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Gosford is 755 km. The road distance is 915 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Gosford is to bus and train which costs $65 - $90 and takes 13 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Gosford is to fly and train which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $110 - $360.

No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to Gosford. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Gosford Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Melbourne to Gosford, including transfers.