There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Inverell by plane, bus, train 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 to Armidale, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Armidale (ARM) MEL - ARM
  2. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd

$175 - $513

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express, train  •  24 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Parramatta
  2. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Muswellbrook Station 223
  3. Take the bus from Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 355
  4. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd 311

$104 - $139

5 alternative options

Fly to Tamworth, bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tamworth (TMW) MEL - TMW
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd

$229 - $383

Fly to Inverell  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Inverell (IVR) MEL - IVR

$135 - $275

Train, bus  •  23 h

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Armidale Station 223
  3. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd 337

$129 - $268

Bus, train via Canberra  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Tamworth Station 223
  4. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd 311

$136 - $232

Drive  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Inverell 790.4 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Inverell is to bus and train which costs $140 - $190 and takes 24 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Inverell is to fly and bus which costs $230 - $700 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Inverell is 1058 km. The road distance is 1264.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Melbourne to Inverell, including transfers.

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

Virgin Australia, VivaColombia and three other airlines fly from Melbourne to Inverell every 2 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Newcastle, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Canberra, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Adelaide, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Launceston, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Flights from Melbourne to Inverell via Hobart, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Melbourne to Tamworth via Launceston, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Armidale via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Train operators
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 - $80
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Central Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Hornsby Station to Muswellbrook Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Muswellbrook Station, Coach Stop to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.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

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