There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Sea Lake by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl Melbourne - Adelaide Via Bendigo & Nhill
  2. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Newsagency/Best St Melbourne - Sea Lake Via Bendigo & Charlton

$24 - $34

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Train, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Swan Hill Melbourne - Swan Hill Via Bendigo
  2. Take the bus from Swan Hill to Newsagency/Best St Sea Lake - Swan Hill Via Lake Boga or Ultima

$24 - $34

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Train, bus via Bendigo Station/Railway Pl  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bendigo Bendigo - Melbourne Via Sunbury / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Newsagency/Best St Melbourne - Sea Lake Via Bendigo & Charlton

$25 - $35

Bus via Melbourne Airport  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo
  2. Take the bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Newsagency/Best St Melbourne - Sea Lake Via Bendigo & Charlton

$48 - $68

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Sea Lake 219.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Mildura (MQL) MEL - MQL
  2. Take the bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Newsagency/Best St

$115 - $246

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Sea Lake is to train and bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Sea Lake is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Sea Lake. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Newsagency/Best St via Bendigo Station/Railway Pl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Sea Lake is 318 km. The road distance is 351.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Sea Lake without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Melbourne to Sea Lake, including transfers.

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

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

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Melbourne to Sea Lake bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Newsagency/Best St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Sea Lake is 352 km. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Melbourne to Sea Lake.

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Virgin Australia, Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Mildura Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Sea Lake. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Sea Lake.
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  • Distance: 199 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Sea Lake, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Sea Lake via Bendigo Station/Railway Pl in around 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Mildura
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
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.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bendigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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 Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bendigo Station/Railway Pl to Newsagency/Best St
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Swan Hill to Newsagency/Best St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Mildura Central SC/Fifteenth St to Newsagency/Best St
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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