There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Malmsbury by train, bus, night bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Melbourne - Echuca/Moama Via Bendigo or Heathcote / ...

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

$37

Night bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury / ...

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. 59.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. 59.8 miles

$8 - $13

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

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Malmsbury hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, Bendigo Airport Service operates a bus from Melbourne to Malmsbury every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Malmsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Malmsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Malmsbury is 86 km. The road distance is 96 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Malmsbury is to train which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Malmsbury is to taxi which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $170 - $210.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Malmsbury. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Malmsbury. This bus operates Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

The train from Southern Cross to Malmsbury takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.