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

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 Melbourne to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Newcastle (NTL) MEL - NTL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle Interchange to Singleton Station

$72 - $298

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express, train  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Parramatta Fe31
  2. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Singleton Station 223

$66 - $85

5 alternative options

Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Singleton Station

$97 - $290

Bus to Avalon, fly to Sydney, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne to Avalon Airport
  2. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Singleton Station

$85 - $273

Train  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Singleton Station 223

$84 - $206

Bus Greyhound Australia, train  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Canberra
  2. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Singleton Station 223

$99 - $174

Drive  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Singleton 649.5 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Singleton is to bus and train which costs $90 - $120 and takes 16 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Singleton is to fly and train which costs $95 - $410 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Singleton is 811 km. The road distance is 1039.1 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Melbourne to Singleton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to Singleton station. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Singleton Station via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Singleton, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Melbourne to Singleton via Central Station in around 15 h 18 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Singleton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Central Station to Singleton Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Hornsby Station to Singleton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$19 - $28
1st Class
$27 - $40
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Skybus Coach Terminal/Melbourne to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Parramatta
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.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 - $95
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

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