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. Fe31
  2. Melbourne - Canberra Via Albury

$46 - $78

5 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. 622 / ...

$48 - $151

Bus Firefly Express  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fe31
  2. Melbourne - Canberra Via Albury

$48 - $59

Drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. 368.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Canberra, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. MEL - CBR

$80 - $282

Fly to Albury, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. MEL - ABX

$134 - $425

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Yass via Albury station and Albury in around 8 h. Alternatively, XPT operates a train from Melbourne to Yass twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
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
$45 - $150
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $60
First
$65 - $85
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Albury station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$27 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55
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
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
V-Line
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
$19 - $27
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
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transborder Express
Website
transborder.com.au
Bus from Civic Interchange Bay 6, Alinga St to Ford St At Grampian St
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
transborder.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Yass is 485 km. The road distance is 589 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Yass is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 31 min and costs $100 - $380.

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.

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