There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Rosedale by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Rosedale Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon

$11 - $17

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Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Rosedale Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon

$12 - $17

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Rosedale 116.5 miles

$16 - $24

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Rosedale. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Rosedale. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Rosedale is 164 km. The road distance is 186.4 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Rosedale without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs .

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The train from Flinders Street to Rosedale takes 2 h 31 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Melbourne to Rosedale bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St station.

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Melbourne to Rosedale train services, operated by V-Line, depart from Flinders Street station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Rosedale is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Melbourne to Rosedale bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Rosedale station.

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Melbourne to Rosedale train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Rosedale station.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Rosedale.
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  • Distance: 102.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Rosedale, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Rosedale 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, V-Line operates a bus from Melbourne to Rosedale once a week. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

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Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Flinders Street to Rosedale
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Rosedale
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Rosedale is 186 km. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Melbourne to Rosedale.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Rosedale. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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