There are 10 ways to get from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet by train, car, bus, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, drive  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Moss Vale 622 / ...
  2. Drive from Moss Vale to Sussex Inlet

$62 - $168

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Train, bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
  2. Take the bus from Bairnsdale to Orient St
  3. Take the bus from Batemans Bay to Sussex Inlet Turn Off

$59 - $85

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Bus  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Goulburn
  2. Take the bus from Goulburn Station, Coach Stop to Leighton Gardens, Argyle St 855
  3. Take the bus from Leighton Gardens, Argyle St to Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl 810
  4. Take the bus from Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl - Stand 2 to River Rd At Jacobs Dr 735

Drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet 525.7 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train, bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Sydney (SYD) MEL - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Kiama Station
  3. Take the bus from Bomaderry Station, Meroo St to River Rd At Jacobs Dr

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Wollongong, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Wollongong (WOL) MEB - WOL
  2. Take the bus from Bomaderry Station, Meroo St to River Rd At Jacobs Dr

Fly Melbourne to Moruya, night bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Moruya (MYA) MEL - MYA
  2. Take the night bus from Princes Hwy Opp Broulee Rd to Sussex Inlet Highway Interchange Sussex Inlet Rd

$236 - $465

Fly Avalon to Sydney, train, bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Avalon (AVV) to Sydney (SYD) AVV - SYD
  2. Take the train from Wolli Creek Station to Kiama Station
  3. Take the bus from Bomaderry Station, Meroo St to River Rd At Jacobs Dr

Fly Melbourne to Canberra, bus, night bus  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre to Promenade Plaza, Orient St
  3. Take the night bus from Promenade Plaza, Orient St to Sussex Inlet Highway Interchange Sussex Inlet Rd

$105 - $313

Fly Melbourne to Merimbula, night bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Merimbula (MIM) MEL - MIM
  2. Take the night bus from Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St to Sussex Inlet Highway Interchange Sussex Inlet Rd

$172 - $423

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at River Rd At Jacobs Dr via Goulburn Station, Coach Stop, Leighton Gardens, Argyle St and Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl - Stand 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 47 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Sussex Inlet is 584 km. The road distance is 841.2 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet without a car is to train and bus which takes 15 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 43 min to get from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Melbourne to Sussex Inlet bus services, operated by Shoal Bus, arrive at River Rd At Jacobs Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Sussex Inlet is 841 km. It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to drive from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet.

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

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There are 238+ hotels available in Sussex Inlet. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet.
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  • Distance: 365 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Sussex Inlet via Goulburn, Goulburn Station, Coach Stop, Leighton Gardens, Argyle St, Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl, and Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl - Stand 2 in around 15 h 47 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
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
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
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
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Albury, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Sydney, Merimbula
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Moruya via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Merimbula
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Wollongong
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $120
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Moss Vale
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$50 - $70
First
$70 - $95
Sleeper
$140 - $160
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 Flinders Street to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Wolli Creek Station to Kiama Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
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 Bairnsdale to Orient St
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Batemans Bay to Sussex Inlet Turn Off
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Night bus from Princes Hwy Opp Broulee Rd to Sussex Inlet Highway Interchange Sussex Inlet Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Night bus from Promenade Plaza, Orient St to Sussex Inlet Highway Interchange Sussex Inlet Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Night bus from Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St to Sussex Inlet Highway Interchange Sussex Inlet Rd
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Goulburn
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Goulburn Station, Coach Stop to Leighton Gardens, Argyle St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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Murrays Coaches
Bus from Jolimont Centre to Promenade Plaza, Orient St
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Book at
Murrays Coaches
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Sloane St Opp Goulburn Station to Moss Vale Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Berrima Buslines
Website
buslinesgroup.com.au
Bus from Leighton Gardens, Argyle St to Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
buslinesgroup.com.au
Shoal Bus
Website
shoalbus.com.au
Bus from Nowra Bus Terminal, Stewart Pl - Stand 2 to River Rd At Jacobs Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
shoalbus.com.au
Bus from Bomaderry Station, Meroo St to River Rd At Jacobs Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
shoalbus.com.au

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