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There are 4 ways to get from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Kalgoorlie, fly, train, bus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 2 to Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 2
  2. Fly from Kalgoorlie (KGI) to Melbourne (MEL) KGI - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
  4. Take the bus from Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St

$412 - $867

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Train to Perth, fly, train, bus  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1 to Midland Stn Midland 2
  2. Fly from Perth (PER) to Melbourne (MEL) PER - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
  4. Take the bus from Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St

$234 - $349

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1 to Midland Stn Midland 2
  2. Take the train from Perth to Sydney
  3. Take the bus from Central Station to Albury
  4. Take the train from Albury to Wangaratta 623 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Wangaratta to Edi Cheshunt Rd/King Valley Rd

$751 - $1,856

Drive  •  35 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller 2003.6 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller is to train and fly and bus which costs $320 - $500 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller is to train and fly and bus which costs $550 - $1,300 and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The distance between Southern Cross Station and Mount Buller is 2569 km. The road distance is 3205.8 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 5 min to get from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kalgoorlie Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller is 3206 km. It takes approximately 35 h 45 min to drive from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller.

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

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There are 92+ hotels available in Mount Buller. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller.
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  • Distance: 1605.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 5 min

What companies run services between Southern Cross Station, WA, Australia and Mount Buller, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Southern Cross Station to Mount Buller. However, you can take the taxi to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 2, take the train to Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 2, take the taxi to Kalgoorlie airport, fly to Melbourne, take the walk to Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to Lilydale, take the walk to Lilydale, take the bus to MMBL Depot/High St, then take the taxi to Mount Buller. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1, take the train to Midland Stn Midland 2, take the walk to Midland Stn Stand 5, take the line 36 bus to Victoria Park Transfer Stn Stand E, take the walk to Victoria Park Transfer Stn Stand B, take the line 40 bus to Fauntleroy Av Before Miller Rd, take the walk to Perth airport, fly to Melbourne, take the walk to Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to Lilydale, take the walk to Lilydale, take the bus to MMBL Depot/High St, then take the taxi to Mount Buller.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Kalgoorlie to Melbourne via Perth
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Perth to Melbourne via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Kalgoorlie to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Kalgoorlie to Melbourne via Perth
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Flights from Perth to Melbourne via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Train operators
TransWA
Phone
1300 662 205
Email
info@transwa.wa.gov.au
Website
transwa.wa.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 2 to Kalgoorlie Stn Kalgoorlie 2
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross Stn Southern Cross 1 to Midland Stn Midland 2
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Lilydale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Perth to Sydney
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
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Great Southern Rail
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$670
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$1,100 - $1,500
Low Gold Single Cabin
$1,200 - $1,600
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$1,400 - $1,900
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 Albury to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Albury to Wangaratta
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $95
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$14 - $19
First
$20 - $27
Sleeper
$80 - $95
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 Lilydale to MMBL Depot/High St
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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 Central Station to Albury
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$40 - $65
Flexifare
$55 - $80
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Wangaratta to Edi Cheshunt Rd/King Valley Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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