There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

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 - $144

6 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Perisher Ski Resort

$86 - $156

Train, bus  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury
  2. Take the bus from Albury station to Canberra
  3. Take the bus from Canberra to Perisher Ski Resort

$80 - $144

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort 371.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Perisher Ski Resort

$104 - $334

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

$131 - $424

Fly to Cooma, taxi  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Cooma (OOM) MEL - OOM
  2. Take a taxi from Cooma to Perisher Ski Resort

$254 - $534

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort via Canberra in around 11 h 45 min.

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 6 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
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Melbourne to Cooma via Launceston, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
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
$28 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$28 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$100 - $120
V-Line
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 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$70 - $100
Bus from Albury station to Canberra
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$29 - $45
Flexifare
$40 - $55
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Perisher Ski Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Cooma to Perisher Ski Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Perisher Ski Resort is 344 km. The road distance is 595 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort is to fly and taxi which takes 5 h 39 min and costs $330 - $750.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Perisher Ski Resort. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Perisher Ski Resort via Canberra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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