There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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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

$44 - $139

4 alternative options

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

$89 - $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

$130 - $422

Fly to Cooma  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Cooma (OOM) MEL - OOM

$157 - $423

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $430 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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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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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?

Regional Express, Qantas and three other airlines fly from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort every 4 hours.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Launceston, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
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
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
$27 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$27 - $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
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
$16 - $35
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$16 - $23
Flexifare
$25 - $35

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