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There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Las Galeras by plane, taxi, car, shuttle or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Samana, taxi

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Samana (AZS)
  2. Take a taxi from Samana to Las Galeras

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Fly to Santo Domingo, drive

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Santo Domingo (SDQ)
  2. Drive from Santo Domingo to Las Galeras

Fly to Puerto Plata, shuttle

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Puerto Plata (POP)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort - All Inclusive, San Felipe de Puerto Plata to Samana Airport

Fly to Punta Cana, shuttle

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Punta Cana (PUJ)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Punta Cana Airport to Samaná

Fly to Santiago, shuttle

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Santiago (STI)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort - All Inclusive, San Felipe de Puerto Plata to Samana Airport

Fly to Higuero, bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Higuero (JBQ)
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo to Las Galeras

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Las Galeras is to fly and drive which costs $1,400 - $5,500 and takes 29h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Las Galeras is to fly and drive which costs $1,400 - $5,500 and takes 29h 56m.

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The distance between Melbourne and Las Galeras is 16127 km.

It takes approximately 32h 41m to get from Melbourne to Las Galeras, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Samana Airport. The quickest flight takes 31h 38m and has two stopovers.

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Las Galeras is 14h behind Melbourne. It is currently 11:51 PM in Melbourne and 9:51 AM in Las Galeras.

Air Canada, Qantas and American Airlines offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Samana Airport.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Las Galeras. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Las Galeras.
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  • Distance: 16127.4 km
  • Duration: 32h 41m

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Las Galeras, Dominican Republic?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Las Galeras. However, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Samana, then take the taxi to Las Galeras. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Santo Domingo, then take the drive to Las Galeras.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Melbourne to Samana via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
31h 38m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Melbourne to Samana via Sydney, Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
34h 48m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Melbourne to Samana via Sydney, San Francisco, Miami
Ave. Duration
36h 48m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Melbourne to Samana via Sydney, Dallas/Ft.Worth, Miami
Ave. Duration
39h 48m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,400
Flights from Melbourne to Santo Domingo via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,600
Flights from Melbourne to Santo Domingo via San Francisco, Miami
Ave. Duration
24h 38m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,500
Flights from Melbourne to Santo Domingo via Los Angeles, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
33h 21m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,700
Flights from Melbourne to Puerto Plata via Los Angeles, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
29h 7m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $5,500
Flights from Melbourne to Puerto Plata via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
31h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,800 - $5,000
Flights from Melbourne to Puerto Plata via Sydney, Los Angeles, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
33h 17m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $5,500
Flights from Melbourne to Puerto Plata via Sydney, San Francisco, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
34h 17m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,800 - $5,500
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,900
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
28h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,800
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,000
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
31h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,800
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Los Angeles, Miami
Ave. Duration
29h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Melbourne to Santo Domingo via Los Angeles, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
25h 38m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,600
Flights from Melbourne to Santo Domingo via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Newark
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $3,900
Flights from Melbourne to Puerto Plata via Los Angeles, Newark
Ave. Duration
35h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $5,500
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,000
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Los Angeles, Newark
Ave. Duration
30h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Newark
Ave. Duration
27h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,800
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Los Angeles, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
26h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Auckland, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
27h 13m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,100
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Los Angeles, Newark
Ave. Duration
28h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Flights from Melbourne to Santiago via Dallas/Ft.Worth, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
26h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,800
Sunrise Airways
Flights from Melbourne to Higuero via Los Angeles, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Port au Prince
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,400
Flights from Melbourne to Higuero via Los Angeles, Miami, Port au Prince
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,400
Flights from Melbourne to Higuero via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Port au Prince
Ave. Duration
39h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,300
Air Century
Website
aircentury.com
Flights from Melbourne to Higuero via Los Angeles, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Havana
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,500
Flights from Melbourne to Higuero via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Miami, Havana
Ave. Duration
38h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,400
Flights from Melbourne to Higuero via Los Angeles, Miami, Havana
Ave. Duration
41h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Melbourne to Samana via Los Angeles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Flights from Melbourne to Puerto Plata via Los Angeles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $5,500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Melbourne to Santo Domingo via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
28h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Melbourne to Punta Cana via Los Angeles, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
28h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,900
Bus operators
DSRR Bus Rental
Phone
(809) 571-3574
Email
rosario1665@hotmail.com
Website
dsrrbusrental.com
Shuttle from Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort - All Inclusive, San Felipe de Puerto Plata to Samana Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
dsrrbusrental.com
Book at
dsrrbusrental.com
Dominican Airport Transfer
Phone
(407) 420-7646
Email
info@dominicanairporttransfers.com
Website
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Shuttle from Punta Cana Airport to Samaná
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$330
Schedules at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
Book at
dominicanairporttransfers.com
ASOTRAPUSA
Phone
+1 (809) 687-1470
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Santo Domingo to Las Galeras
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Samana to Las Galeras
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Taxi Payano
Phone
+809 696-6615
Website
taxilasterrenas-trasladoaeropuertosamana.com
Taxi Consortium
Phone
+809 240-6339
Website
caribya.com
Asochotratutena
Phone
+809 240-6339
Website
es-la.facebook.com

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