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There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Mount Macedon by train, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Macedon Echuca/Moama - Melbourne Via Bendigo or Heathcote / ...

$13 - $17

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Night bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Macedon Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Mount Macedon 39.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Mount Macedon 39.4 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Mount Macedon 39.4 miles

$60 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Mount Macedon is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Mount Macedon is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 46 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Mount Macedon is 56 km. The road distance is 63 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Mount Macedon without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs $19 - $25.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Melbourne to Mount Macedon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Mount Macedon is 63 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Melbourne to Mount Macedon.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Mount Macedon. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Mount Macedon.
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  • Distance: 35.3 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Mount Macedon, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Mount Macedon hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
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 Macedon
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Macedon
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne to Mount Macedon
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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uber.com
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
Select
$90 - $120
UberXL
$90 - $120
Black
$130 - $170
Taxi from Melbourne to Mount Macedon
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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