There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Loxton 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  •  13 h 23 min

$76 - $123

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express  •  16 h

$52 - $65

5 alternative options

Bus V-Line  •  15 h 8 min

$64 - $89

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. 416.7 miles

$55 - $90

Fly Melbourne to Adelaide, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. MEL - ADL

$97 - $284

Fly Melbourne to Mildura, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. MEL - MQL

$124 - $257

Bus to Avalon, fly to Adelaide, bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. AVV - ADL

$120 - $667

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Loxton, SA, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Loxton via Shell Roadhouse/North Tce, BP Roadhouse/Homburg Tce, and Pinnaroo in around 15 h 8 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Avalon to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Avalon to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Murray Bridge
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$60
Rail Saver
$83 - $89
Red Service
$90 - $100
Red Premium
$125 - $140
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Information Centre/South Tce to BP Roadhouse/Homburg Tce
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Shell Roadhouse/North Tce
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Shell Roadhouse/North Tce to BP Roadhouse/Homburg Tce
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
LinkSA
Phone
+61 (0)8 8339 7544
Email
info@linksa.com.au
Website
linksa.com.au
Bus from Pinnaroo to Loxton
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
linksa.com.au
Bus from Tailem Bend to Karoonda
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
linksa.com.au
Bus from Karoonda to Loxton
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
linksa.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Tailem Bend
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Kingston-on-Murray
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ouyen Newsagency/Oke St to BP Pinnaroo/Mallee Hwy
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Loxton is 543 km. The road distance is 667 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Loxton is to bus which costs $65 - $90 and takes 16 h.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Loxton is to drive which takes 7 h 18 min and costs $75 - $120.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Loxton. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Loxton via Shell Roadhouse/North Tce and Pinnaroo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 13 h 23 min to get from Melbourne to Loxton, including transfers.