There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Violet Town by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Violet Town Melbourne - Albury Via Seymour

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Euroa Fe31

$35 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Violet Town 106.5 miles

$15 - $22

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Violet Town. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Violet Town is 147 km. The road distance is 170.4 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Violet Town without a car is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs .

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The train from Southern Cross to Violet Town takes 2 h 7 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Melbourne to Violet Town train services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Violet Town is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 18 min.

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Melbourne to Violet Town train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Violet Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Violet Town is 170 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Melbourne to Violet Town.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Violet Town. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Violet Town.
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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Violet Town, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Violet Town 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Melbourne to Violet Town once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. 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 long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Violet Town
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Euroa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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