There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Port Pirie by plane, car, bus or train

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 to Whyalla, drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Whyalla (WYA) MEL - WYA
  2. Drive from Whyalla to Port Pirie

$198 - $356

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Adelaide Fe70
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie Gx580

$62 - $91

5 alternative options

Fly to Adelaide, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Adelaide (ADL) MEL - ADL
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie

$80 - $276

Train, bus via Adelaide station  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Adelaide Overland
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie Gx580

$81 - $153

Train, bus  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Adelaide Overland
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie Gx580

$81 - $158

Bus V-Line  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to 85 Franklin St Melbourne - Adelaide Via Bendigo & Nhill
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie

$84 - $121

Drive  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Port Pirie 593.4 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Port Pirie is to bus which costs $80 - $130 and takes 15 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Port Pirie is to fly and drive which costs $260 - $490 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Port Pirie is 813 km. The road distance is 949.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Melbourne to Port Pirie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Port Pirie. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Port Pirie via Adelaide. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Port Pirie, SA, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Port Pirie via Adelaide in around 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Sydney, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Mildura, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Mount Gambier, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$59
Rail Saver
$88 - $94
Red Service
$100 - $110
Red Premium
$140 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$19 - $27
Flexifare
$28 - $40
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to 85 Franklin St
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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