There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Pambula 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 Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport  •  1 h 33 min

$156 - $163

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon
  2. Batemans Bay - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale

$39 - $55

3 alternative options

Fly Melbourne to Merimbula  •  3 h 48 min

  1. MEL - MIM

$144 - $384

Bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Melbourne - Bairnsdale Via Traralgon & Sale
  2. Batemans Bay - Melbourne Via Bairnsdale

$40 - $56

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. 358.2 miles

$50 - $75

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

Free Spirit Airlines flies from Melbourne to Pambula 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Pambula via Bairnsdale in around 9 h 18 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Bairnsdale to Bennet Lane
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Free Spirit Airlines
Website
freespiritairlines.com.au
Plane from Essendon Airport to Merimbula Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120
Schedules at
freespiritairlines.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Pambula is 445 km. The road distance is 573 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Pambula is to train and bus which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Pambula is to fly which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $200 - $220.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Pambula. However, there are services departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Bennet Lane via Bairnsdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Melbourne to Pambula, including transfers.