There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Whyalla 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  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Whyalla (WYA) MEL - WYA

$195 - $348

Cheapest option

Train, bus, drive  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie
  3. Drive from Port Pirie to Whyalla

$95 - $175

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Adelaide Overland
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Whyalla

$116 - $195

Bus V-Line  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to 85 Franklin St Melbourne - Adelaide Via Bendigo & Nhill
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Whyalla

$110 - $158

Bus Firefly Express  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Adelaide Fe70
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Whyalla

$98 - $133

Drive  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Whyalla 691.7 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Whyalla is to bus which costs $130 - $180 and takes 19 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Whyalla is to fly which costs $260 - $470 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Whyalla is 855 km. The road distance is 1106.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Melbourne to Whyalla, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Whyalla, SA, Australia?

Qantas, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Melbourne to Whyalla hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Whyalla via 85 Franklin St, Adelaide, and Whyalla in around 19 h 6 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Mildura, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Mount Gambier, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Melbourne to Whyalla via Sydney, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$59
Rail Saver
$88 - $94
Red Service
$100 - $115
Red Premium
$140 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$19 - $28
Flexifare
$28 - $40
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Whyalla
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to 85 Franklin St
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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