• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Yass by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Albury Gx322 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Tourist Information Centre/Lead St Canberra - Melbourne Via Albury

$43 - $74

5 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Yass Junction 622 / ...

$45 - $142

Bus Firefly Express  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Gundagai Fe31
  2. Take the bus from Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St to Tourist Information Centre/Lead St Canberra - Melbourne Via Albury

$45 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Yass 368.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Canberra (CBR) MEL - CBR
  2. Take the bus from London Cct Legislative Assembly Bld to Ford St At Grampian St

$68 - $260

Fly to Albury, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Albury (ABX) MEL - ABX
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Tourist Information Centre/Lead St

$120 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Yass is to bus which costs $60 - $80 and takes 8 h 40 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Yass is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $370 and takes 5 h 22 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Yass. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Tourist Information Centre/Lead St via Albury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

More details

The distance between Melbourne and Yass is 485 km. The road distance is 589.1 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Melbourne to Yass without a car is to bus which takes 8 h and costs $60 - $110.

More details

It takes approximately 8 h to get from Melbourne to Yass, including transfers.

More details

Melbourne to Yass bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Melbourne station.

More details

The best way to get from Melbourne to Yass is to bus which takes 8 h and costs $60 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $200 and takes 8 h 25 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Canberra Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

Search flights

Melbourne to Yass bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Tourist Information Centre/Lead St station.

More details

Map of how to get from Melbourne to Yass.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 302.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Yass, NSW, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Yass via Albury in around 8 h. Alternatively, XPT operates a train from Melbourne to Yass twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $140 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Yass Junction
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
First
$60 - $80
Sleeper
$120 - $140
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$25 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $50
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Albury station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Gundagai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
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 Albury to Tourist Information Centre/Lead St
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/249 Sheridan St to Tourist Information Centre/Lead St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transborder Express
Website
transborder.com.au
Bus from London Cct Legislative Assembly Bld to Ford St At Grampian St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
transborder.com.au

Want to know more about travelling around Australia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Yass is 589 km. It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to drive from Melbourne to Yass.

Get driving directions

Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Canberra Airport.

Search flights

There are 12+ hotels available in Yass. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

More details