V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Malmsbury hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, Skybus operates a bus from Melbourne to Malmsbury every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 20 min. Bendigo Airport Service also services this route every 4 hours.
How to get from Melbourne to Malmsbury
From Southern Cross train to Malmsbury. 1 h 12 min $10. From Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St bus to Melbourne Airport then bus to Malmsbury. 2 h 35 min $48. From Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St night bus to Malmsbury. 2 h 15 min $13. From Melbourne taxi to Malmsbury. 1 h 5 min $207. From Melbourne drive to Malmsbury. 1 h 5 min $13.