Travel from Melbourne to Katoomba

Train from Melbourne to Katoomba

XPT operates a train from Melbourne to Katoomba twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $190 and the journey takes 11 h 8 min. Transport NSW also services this route hourly.

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How to get from Melbourne to Katoomba

From Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St bus to Melbourne airport, fly to Sydney airport, train to Central Station, then train to Katoomba. 5 h 24 min $143. From Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne bus to Avalon airport, fly to Sydney airport, train to Central Station, then train to Katoomba. 5 h 59 min $131. From 3-Bourke Street Mall/Elizabeth St line 59 tram to Melbourne Essendon Apt airport, fly to Wollongong airport, train to Central Station, then train to Katoomba. 8 h 3 min $184. From Southern Cross train to Central Station then train to Katoomba Station. 13 h 35 min $123. From Melbourne bus to Parramatta Station, train to Macquarie Rd Opp Springwood Station, then bus to Katoomba St Af Waratah St. 14 h 4 min $68. From Melbourne bus to Canberra, bus to Central Station, then train to Katoomba Station. 14 h 39 min $128. From Melbourne drive to Katoomba. 9 h 32 min $98.
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      1 Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $88 - $274
      • Duration: 5 h 24 min
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      2 Bus to Avalon, fly to Sydney, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $77 - $258
      • Duration: 5 h 59 min
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      3 Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Wollongong, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $59 - $306
      • Duration: 8 h 3 min
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      5 Bus Firefly Express, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $72
      • Duration: 14 h 4 min
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      6 Bus Greyhound Australia, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $95 - $170
      • Duration: 14 h 39 min
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      7 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $80 - $120
      • Duration: 9 h 32 min
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