There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Moree by plane, 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

Fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Moree (MRZ) MEL - MRZ

$203 - $626

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  25 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury
  2. Take the train from Albury to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 791
  4. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop 361
  5. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd 311
  6. Take the bus from Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd to Moree Town Coach Stop, Auburn St 141

$120 - $251

3 alternative options

Train  •  21 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Werris Creek Station 223
  3. Take the train from Werris Creek Station to Moree Station 243

$120 - $259

Bus  •  28 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Grafton
  3. Take the bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Moree Town Coach Stop, Auburn St 141

$122 - $188

Drive  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Moree 743 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Moree is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 13 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Moree is to fly which costs $270 - $900 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Moree is 1032 km. The road distance is 1188.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Melbourne to Moree, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Moree. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Moree Town Coach Stop, Auburn St via Sydney and Grafton Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to Moree station. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Moree Station via Central Station and Werris Creek Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 28 min.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Moree without a car is to train which takes 21 h 28 min and costs $160 - $360.

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Melbourne to Moree bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Southern Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Moree.
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  • Distance: 645.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Moree, NSW, Australia?

Qantas, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Melbourne to Moree every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Melbourne to Moree via Central Station and Werris Creek Station in around 21 h 28 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Moree via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Moree via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Moree via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Moree via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Train from Albury to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $29
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Werris Creek Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Werris Creek Station to Moree Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Inverell Visitor Information Centre, Access Rd to Moree Town Coach Stop, Auburn St
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Grafton Station, Coach Bay to Moree Town Coach Stop, Auburn St
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Grafton
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$50 - $75
Flexifare
$65 - $95

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