There are 10 ways to get from Melbourne to Stanthorpe by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Melbourne to Brisbane, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Brisbane (BNE) MEL - BNE
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe

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Fly Melbourne to Toowoomba, bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Toowoomba (WTB) MEL - WTB
  2. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Warwick
  3. Take the bus from Warwick to Stanthorpe

Fly Melbourne to Gold Coast, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Gold Coast (OOL) MEL - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe

Fly Avalon to Gold Coast, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Gold Coast (OOL) AVV - OOL
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe

Fly Melbourne to Ballina, bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Ballina (BNK) MEL - BNK
  2. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
  3. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

Train, bus via Armidale Station  •  25 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Armidale Station 223
  3. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St 327
  4. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

Bus, train  •  26 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Armidale Station 223
  3. Take the bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St 327
  4. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

Train, bus  •  29 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Lismore
  3. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
  4. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

Bus  •  30 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Lismore
  3. Take the bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
  4. Take the bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe

Drive  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Stanthorpe 938.7 miles

$130 - $200

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Stanthorpe. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Stanthorpe via Sydney, Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St and Tenterfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 41 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Stanthorpe is 1206 km. The road distance is 1501.9 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Stanthorpe without a car is to train and bus which takes 25 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to get from Melbourne to Stanthorpe, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Stanthorpe bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Melbourne station.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Melbourne to Stanthorpe bus services, operated by Crisps Coaches, arrive at Stanthorpe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Stanthorpe is 1502 km. It takes approximately 17 h 12 min to drive from Melbourne to Stanthorpe.

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Brisbane Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Stanthorpe. Prices start at $128 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Stanthorpe.
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  • Distance: 753.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 28 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Stanthorpe, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Stanthorpe via Sydney, Lismore, Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St, Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St, and Tenterfield in around 30 h 41 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Toowoomba via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Avalon to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Ballina via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Melbourne to Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Airnorth
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Melbourne to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
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 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$150 - $170
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Armidale Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Stanthorpe
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Warwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Warwick to Stanthorpe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Bus from Tenterfield to Stanthorpe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Gold Coast Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Northern Rivers Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Lismore Transit Centre, Molesworth St to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Armidale Station, Coach Bay to Tenterfield Coach Stop, Manners St
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Lismore
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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