There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Hillston 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, bus, drive  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St 717
  3. Drive from Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St to Hillston

$67 - $175

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Junee 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Junee Station to Griffith Station 641
  3. Drive from Dickson Rd At Wyangan Av to Hillston

$64 - $175

4 alternative options

Train, bus, drive via Albury  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury
  2. Take the train from Albury to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St 717
  4. Drive from Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St to Hillston

$71 - $177

Bus, drive  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Gundagai
  2. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 724
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St 717
  4. Drive from Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St to Hillston

$73 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Hillston 347.4 miles

$45 - $75

Fly, drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Griffith (GFF) MEL - GFF
  2. Drive from Griffith to Hillston

$413 - $488

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Hillston is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Hillston is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Hillston is 485 km. The road distance is 555.8 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 23 min to get from Melbourne to Hillston, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Hillston. However, you can take the train to Cootamundra, take the walk to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, take the bus to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St, then take the drive to Hillston. Alternatively, you can take the train to Junee, take the walk to Junee Station, take the train to Griffith Station, take the walk to Bonegilla Rd After Banna Av, take the line 946 bus to Dickson Rd At Wyangan Av, then take the drive to Hillston.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Griffith via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Melbourne to Griffith via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Melbourne to Griffith via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Flights from Melbourne to Griffith via Launceston, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Melbourne to Griffith via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
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 Junee
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $50
First
$50 - $70
Sleeper
$110 - $140
Train from Albury to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $30
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Junee Station to Griffith Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$16 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
V-Line
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Lake Cargelligo Coach Stop, Canada St
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
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

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