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

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Fly Melbourne to Sydney, train  •  5 h 30 min

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

$74 - $255

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Bus  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney Fe31
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Tuggerah Westfield Plaza

$60 - $76

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Fly Avalon to Sydney, train  •  6 h

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

$69 - $253

Fly Melbourne to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 34 min

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

$61 - $281

Train  •  13 h 37 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

$69 - $180

Bus, train  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station Gx322 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Gosford Station Central Coast and Newcastle Line

$85 - $141

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Terrigal 578.6 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Terrigal is to bus which costs $80 - $110 and takes 16 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Terrigal is to fly and train which costs $100 - $360 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Terrigal. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Terrigal Surf Life Saving Club, Terrigal Esp via Sydney, Westfield Tuggerah Stand C - Southbound Services and Gosford Station, Stand H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 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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The best way to get from Melbourne to Terrigal without a car is to train which takes 13 h 37 min and costs $95 - $260.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Melbourne to Terrigal, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Terrigal is to train which takes 13 h 37 min and costs $95 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $110 and takes 16 h 37 min.

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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 Terrigal bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Tuggerah Westfield Plaza station.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Terrigal.
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  • Distance: 475.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

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 Station, Stand H in around 13 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Terrigal via Sydney, Tuggerah Westfield Plaza, Westfield Tuggerah Stand C - Southbound Services, Mann St At Faunce St, and Gosford Station, Stand H in around 16 h 37 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 Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Avalon to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Melbourne to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Newcastle Interchange to Gosford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $16
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
$140 - $170
Bus operators
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
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
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Tuggerah Westfield Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Terrigal is 926 km. It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to drive from Melbourne to Terrigal.

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

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There are 272+ hotels available in Terrigal. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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