There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Maffra by 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

Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Sale Melbourne - Bairnsdale Via Traralgon & Sale

$15 - $21

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Traralgon Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...
  2. Take the bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St Sale - Melbourne Via Traralgon

$15 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Flinders Street to Traralgon Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...
  2. Take the bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St Sale - Melbourne Via Traralgon

$16 - $22

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Maffra 140.8 miles

$20 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Maffra is to train and bus which costs $19 - $28 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Maffra is to drive which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $27 - $40.

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The distance between Melbourne and Maffra is 177 km. The road distance is 225 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Melbourne to Maffra, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Maffra. However, there are services departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Pearson St/Johnson St via Traralgon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Maffra, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Maffra 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Maffra via Traralgon in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Flinders Street to Sale
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Traralgon
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Traralgon to Pearson St/Johnson St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Flinders Street to Traralgon
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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