There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne to Orange 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 Melbourne Essendon Apt to Orange  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Orange (OAG) MEB - OAG

$83 - $238

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1 793

$57 - $160

6 alternative options

Fly Melbourne to Orange  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Orange (OAG) MEL - OAG

$148 - $388

Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Orange Station

$105 - $300

Train, bus via Albury  •  11 h 35 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 Orange Station, Coach Bay 1 793

$61 - $163

Bus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Gundagai
  2. Take the bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 724
  3. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1 793

$62 - $80

Train  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Orange Station 427 / ...

$92 - $216

Drive  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Orange 469.2 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Orange is to bus which costs $80 - $110 and takes 12 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Orange is to fly which costs $110 - $330 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Orange is 627 km. The road distance is 750.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Melbourne to Orange, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Orange station. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Orange Station, Coach Bay 1 via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to Orange station. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Orange Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 51 min.

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

VivaColombia flies from Melbourne to Orange 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Orange via Gundagai, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, and Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Orange via Wagga Wagga, Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Melbourne to Orange via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Melbourne to Orange via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Orange
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Melbourne to Orange via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Orange Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $55
First
$55 - $70
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Train from Albury to Cootamundra
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$23 - $30
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$95 - $110
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $180
V-Line
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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