There are 4 ways to get from Mildura to Canberra by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Mildura (MQL) to Canberra (CBR) MQL - CBR

$180 - $524

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Bus Transport NSW  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Mildura Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 726
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row 782

$61 - $85

2 alternative options

Bus via Albury  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Mildura to Swan Hill
  2. Take the bus from Swan Hill to Albury
  3. Take the bus from Albury to Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave

$64 - $95

Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Mildura to Canberra 487.1 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Mildura to Canberra is to bus which costs $80 - $120 and takes 12 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mildura to Canberra is to fly which costs $240 - $750 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mildura station to Canberra. However, there are services departing from Mildura Station, Coach Bay and arriving at Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 8 min.

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The distance between Mildura and Canberra is 648 km. The road distance is 779.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mildura to Canberra without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 8 min and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Mildura to Canberra, including transfers.

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Mildura to Canberra bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Mildura Station, Coach Bay.

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The best way to get from Mildura to Canberra is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs $240 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $120 and takes 12 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Mildura Airport to Canberra Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Mildura to Canberra bus services, operated by Transport NSW, arrive at Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row station.

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Map of how to get from Mildura to Canberra.
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  • Distance: 405 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

What companies run services between Mildura, VIC, Australia and Canberra, ACT, Australia?

Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Mildura to Canberra hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mildura to Canberra via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay in around 12 h 8 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne, Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Mildura to Canberra via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Mildura Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
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
Bus from Mildura to Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Swan Hill to Albury
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mildura to Canberra is 779 km. It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to drive from Mildura to Canberra.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Mildura Airport to Canberra Airport.

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There are 146+ hotels available in Canberra. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mildura to Mildura Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $27 - $33.

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