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There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Ouyen by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Swan Hill Melbourne - Swan Hill Via Bendigo
  2. Take the bus from Swan Hill to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St Sydney - Adelaide Via Albury

$31 - $44

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Bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St Melbourne - Ouyen Via Ballarat & Warracknabeal

$32 - $46

Night bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Caltex Station/Calder Hwy Melbourne - Mildura Via Ballarat & Donald

$30 - $45

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Ouyen 275.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Mildura (MQL) MEL - MQL
  2. Take the bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St

$115 - $244

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Ouyen is to train and bus which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Ouyen is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $350 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Caltex Station/Calder Hwy station. This bus operates Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Ouyen is 386 km. The road distance is 440.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Ouyen without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 21 min and costs $40 - $65.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Melbourne to Ouyen, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Mildura Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Melbourne to Ouyen bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Ouyen Community Park/Oke St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Ouyen is 441 km. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Melbourne to Ouyen.

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  • Distance: 241.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Ouyen via Ballarat in around 7 h 46 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
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 Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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
Bus from Swan Hill to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Caltex Station/Calder Hwy
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Ouyen Community Park/Oke St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Virgin Australia, Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Mildura Airport.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $18.

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