There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Yeppoon by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Rockhampton, bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Rockhampton (ROK) MEL - ROK
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Dr at Rockhampton Airport to Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre

$166 - $348

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Fly to Gladstone, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Gladstone (GLT) MEL - GLT
  2. Take the train from Gladstone to Rockhampton

$207 - $464

Train  •  36 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Central Station 622 / ...
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  3. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Rockhampton

$235 - $420

Bus, train  •  37 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Central Station
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  3. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Rockhampton

$251 - $381

Train, bus, drive  •  42 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Albury
  2. Take the bus from Albury to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
  3. Take the bus from Canberra to Sydney
  4. Take the bus from Sydney to Westfield Garden City
  5. Drive from UQ Lakes station to Waterline Way at Keppel Bay Marina

$236 - $335

Bus  •  45 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Sydney
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Brisbane
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Rockhampton

$201 - $296

Drive  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Yeppoon 1292.4 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Yeppoon. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre via Sydney, Brisbane and Bolsover Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 1 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Yeppoon is 1723 km. The road distance is 2067.9 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Yeppoon without a car is to train which takes 36 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Melbourne to Yeppoon, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Yeppoon bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Melbourne station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Yeppoon is to train which takes 36 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 45 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Rockhampton Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Melbourne to Yeppoon bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Rockhampton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Yeppoon is 2068 km. It takes approximately 23 h 52 min to drive from Melbourne to Yeppoon.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Rockhampton Airport.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Yeppoon.
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  • Distance: 1076.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Yeppoon, QLD, Australia?

You can take a train from Melbourne to Yeppoon via Central Station, Brisbane, Brisbane Roma Street, and Rockhampton in around 36 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Yeppoon via Sydney, Brisbane, Rockhampton, and Bolsover Street in around 45 h 1 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton via Canberra, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone via Canberra, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Rockhampton via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Melbourne to Gladstone via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Gladstone to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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Queensland Rail Travel
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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Queensland Rail Travel
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$80 - $110
Sleeper
$140 - $170
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
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 Albury
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Youngs Bus Service
Website
youngsbusservice.com.au
Bus from Terminal Dr at Rockhampton Airport to Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
youngsbusservice.com.au
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 Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$90 - $130
Bus from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $85
Flexifare
$70 - $100
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 Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Canberra to Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Murrays Coaches
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Westfield Garden City
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Rockhampton George Street
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Sydney
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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