There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Kiama by plane, train, bus 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 from Melbourne, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Kiama Station

$85 - $271

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Moss Vale 622 / ...

$59 - $168

4 alternative options

Fly from Avalon, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Kiama Station

$70 - $254

Bus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Goulburn Fe31
  2. Take the bus from Goulburn Station, Sloane St to Princes Hwy Opp Dapto Mall 855

$63 - $77

Bus, train  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station Gx322 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Kiama Station South Coast Line

$89 - $146

Drive  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Kiama 498 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Kiama is to bus which costs $85 - $110 and takes 13 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Kiama is to fly and train which costs $110 - $380 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Kiama is 633 km. The road distance is 796.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Melbourne to Kiama, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Kiama station. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Kiama Station, Railway Pde via Goulburn Station, Sloane St and Dapto Station, Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 15 min.

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The nearest airport to Kiama is Sydney (SYD) Airport which is 86.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Moruya (MYA) (151.5 km), Canberra (CBR) (167.4 km), Orange (OAG) (214.5 km) and Newcastle (NTL) (226.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Kiama.
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  • Distance: 395.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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

XPT operates a train from Melbourne to Kiama twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $160 and the journey takes 9 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Kiama via Goulburn, Goulburn Station, Sloane St, Princes Hwy Opp Dapto Mall, and Dapto Station, Station St in around 13 h 15 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
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
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
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 Wolli Creek Station to Kiama Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $16
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Central Station to Kiama Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $23
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Moss Vale
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $70
First
$75 - $100
Sleeper
$140 - $160
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Goulburn Station, Sloane St to Princes Hwy Opp Dapto Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$95 - $130

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