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

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Train, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon
  2. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Omeo Primary School/Great Alpine Rd 14

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bairnsdale Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon
  2. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Omeo Primary School/Great Alpine Rd 14

$21 - $29

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Omeo 265.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Omeo. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Omeo Primary School/Great Alpine Rd via Bairnsdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Omeo is 245 km. The road distance is 424.7 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Omeo without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Melbourne to Omeo, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Omeo bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St station.

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Melbourne to Omeo bus services, operated by PTV Regional Transit, arrive at Omeo Primary School/Great Alpine Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Omeo is 425 km. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from Melbourne to Omeo.

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There are five+ hotels available in Omeo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Omeo.
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  • Distance: 153.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Omeo via Bairnsdale in around 7 h 23 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 Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bairnsdale to Omeo Primary School/Great Alpine Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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