There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Trafalgar by train, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Bairnsdale - Melbourne Via Sale & Traralgon / ...

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...

$9 - $13

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 78.1 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Trafalgar is 113 km. The road distance is 125 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Trafalgar is to train which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Trafalgar is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $14 - $22.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Trafalgar. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Trafalgar. This bus operates Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

The train from Flinders Street to Trafalgar takes 1 h 44 min including transfers and departs hourly.

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Trafalgar, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Trafalgar hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
1800 800 007
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Trafalgar
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at

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