There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus, drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
  3. Drive from Towong/Murray River Rd to Perisher Ski Resort

$43 - $136

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Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort 371.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Airport to Bullocks Flat

$88 - $308

Fly to Albury, bus, drive  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albury (ABX) MEL - ABX
  2. Take the bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
  3. Drive from Towong/Murray River Rd to Perisher Ski Resort

$129 - $421

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The distance between Melbourne and Perisher Ski Resort is 344 km. The road distance is 594.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort is 595 km. It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to drive from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort.

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Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Canberra Airport.

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There are 392+ hotels available in Perisher Ski Resort. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort.
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  • Distance: 214.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 50 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Perisher Ski Resort, NSW, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort. However, you can take the train to Albury, take the walk to Snow White Depot/David St, take the bus to Towong/Murray River Rd, then take the drive to Perisher Ski Resort. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Perisher Ski Resort.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$26 - $35
First
$35 - $50
Sleeper
$100 - $120
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Snow White Depot/David St to Towong/Murray River Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Canberra Airport to Bullocks Flat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$15 - $23
Flexifare
$24 - $35

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