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There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Toliara by plane or train

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Fly from Melbourne  •  2 days 7h

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tulear (TLE) MEL - TLE

2 alternative options

Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt  •  3 days 9h

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Tulear (TLE) MEB - TLE

Train to Albury, fly  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury
  2. Fly from Albury (ABX) to Tulear (TLE) ABX - TLE

Melbourne (MEL) to Tulear (TLE) flights

14 Weekly Planes
2 days 7h Average Duration
$741 Cheapest Price
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International flights leaving Australia are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: September 28 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Toliara is to fly which costs $1,100 - $3,000 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Toliara is to fly which costs $1,100 - $3,000 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The distance between Melbourne and Toliara is 9363 km.

It takes approximately 2 days 7h to get from Melbourne to Toliara, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Tulear Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 days 11h and has three stopovers.

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Toliara is 7h behind Melbourne. It is currently 8:01 AM in Melbourne and 1:01 AM in Toliara.

Jetstar, Airlink, Air Mauritius and three other airlines offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Tulear Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Toliara. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Toliara.
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  • Distance: 9363.5 km
  • Duration: 2 days 7h

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Toliara, Madagascar?

Jetstar, Air Austral and six other airlines fly from Melbourne to Toliara twice daily.

Airlines
Tsaradia
Website
tsaradia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Tulear via Perth, Mauritius, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
2 days 5h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Tulear via Sydney, Johannesburg, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
2 days 7h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,200
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Tulear via Orange, Sydney, Johannesburg, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
3 days 6h
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $4,800
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Tulear via Orange, Sydney, Perth, Mauritius, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
3 days 6h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Tulear via King Island, Burnie, Melbourne, Perth, Mauritius, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
3 days 6h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Albury to Tulear via Sydney, Johannesburg, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,200
Flights from Albury to Tulear via Melbourne, Perth, Mauritius, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Air Austral
Website
air-austral.com
Flights from Melbourne to Tulear via Suvarnabhumi, St-Denis, Tolanaro
Ave. Duration
2 days 5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from Albury to Tulear via Melbourne, Suvarnabhumi, St-Denis, Tolanaro
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,800
Train operators
V/Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Albury
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$24 - $35
NSW TrainLink XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Southern Cross to Albury Station, Platform 1
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
XPT
Economy
$22 - $29
First
$30 - $45
Sleeper
$90 - $110

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