There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Gundagai by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train XPT, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. 622 / ...
  2. Fe31 / ...

$43 - $175

Cheapest option

Train V-Line, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Albury - Melbourne Via Seymour
  2. Melbourne - Canberra Via Albury

$34 - $46

5 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fe31

$40 - $50

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. 305.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. MEL - CBR

$85 - $290

Fly to Albury, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. MEL - ABX

$127 - $443

Fly to Wagga Wagga, bus  •  6 h

  1. MEL - WGA

$154 - $324

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

Firefly Express operates a bus from Melbourne to Gundagai once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $45
First
$45 - $65
Sleeper
$110 - $130
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Wodonga
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Wagga Wagga to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Albury station to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Wagga Wagga Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Wodonga to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Albury to Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Gundagai is 416 km. The road distance is 489 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Gundagai is to train and bus which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Gundagai is to drive which takes 5 h 5 min and costs $55 - $85.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne and arriving at Gundagai. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Melbourne to Gundagai, including transfers.