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There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Woodend by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Woodend Bendigo - Melbourne Via Sunbury / ...

$6 - $9

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Woodend Melbourne - Bendigo Via Sunbury / ...

$5 - $7

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Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Woodend 44.9 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Woodend 44.9 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Woodend 44.9 miles

$70 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Woodend is to train which costs $7 - $10 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Woodend is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Woodend. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Woodend. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Woodend is 64 km. The road distance is 71.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Woodend without a car is to bus which takes 59 min and costs $8 - $12.

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The bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Woodend takes 59 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Melbourne to Woodend bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St station.

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

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Woodend is to bus which takes 59 min and costs $8 - $12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $7 - $10 and takes 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Woodend.
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  • Distance: 39.8 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

V-Line operates a bus from Melbourne to Woodend every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Woodend hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 59 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.

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Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Woodend
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus 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
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Woodend
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne to Woodend
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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Assist
$70 - $90
UberX
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
UberXL
$100 - $130
Black
$150 - $190
Taxi from Melbourne to Woodend
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Melbourne to Woodend bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Woodend station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Woodend is 72 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Melbourne to Woodend.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Woodend. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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