There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Tully 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 to Cairns, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. MEL - CNS

$138 - $470

5 alternative options

Fly to Townsville, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. MEL - TSV

$184 - $369

Train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. 622 / ...
  2. 31

$309 - $595

Bus, train  •  2 days 6 h

  1. 31

$282 - $435

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. 724
  2. 791
  3. 361

$316 - $481

Drive  •  32 h 12 min

  1. 1737.1 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Tully, QLD, Australia?

You can take a train from Melbourne to Tully via Central Station, Brisbane, and Brisbane Roma Street in around 2 days 0 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Tully via Gundagai, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Tamworth, and Brisbane in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Cairns
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Airnorth
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Melbourne to Townsville via Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Cairns Central Station to Tully
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Townsville to Tully
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Tully
Ave. Duration
21 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$279
B-Quick
$153
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 - $85
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$95 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $200
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tully
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$140 - $210
Flexifare
$170 - $240
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Tamworth Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Tully is 2213 km. The road distance is 2779 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Tully is to fly and train which costs $180 - $650 and takes 8 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Tully is to fly and train which takes 8 h 28 min and costs $180 - $650.

No, there is no direct train from Melbourne to Tully. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Tully via Central Station and Brisbane Roma Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Tully. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Tully via Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Tamworth and Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to get from Melbourne to Tully, including transfers.