There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Terrigal 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 Sydney, train  •  5 h 37 min

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

$84 - $271

Cheapest option

Bus Firefly Express, train  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Parramatta Fe31
  2. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$54 - $69

5 alternative options

Fly Melbourne to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$75 - $303

Bus to Avalon, fly to Sydney, train  •  6 h 7 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 Gosford Station

$72 - $254

Train  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$72 - $188

Bus Greyhound Australia, train  •  14 h 57 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 Gosford Station

$86 - $156

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Terrigal 578.6 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Terrigal is to bus and train which costs $70 - $95 and takes 14 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Terrigal is to fly and train which costs $110 - $370 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Terrigal is 760 km. The road distance is 925.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Melbourne to Terrigal, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Melbourne to Terrigal via Central Station, Gosford Station, and Gosford Interchange, Burns Cres, Stand 8 in around 13 h 40 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 Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Central Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Hornsby Station to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $9
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 - $120
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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