There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Nhill by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Nhill Overland / ...

$29 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Nhill Fe70 / ...

$25 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Nhill 233.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Nhill is to bus which costs $30 - $65 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Nhill is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Nhill is 337 km. The road distance is 372.9 km.

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The train from Southern Cross to Nhill takes 5 h 20 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne and arriving at Nhill. Services depart once daily, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Nhill. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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

PTV Overland operates a train from Melbourne to Nhill twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. V-Line also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Melbourne to Nhill once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. V-Line also services this route once a week.

Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Nhill
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$59
Rail Saver
$63 - $67
Red Service
$60 - $65
Red Premium
$80 - $90
V-Line
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Nhill
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Information Centre/Western Hwy
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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