There are 6 ways to get from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne by train, bus, 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

Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. 623 / ...

$35 - $130

5 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fe21

$40 - $50

Bus, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fe21
  2. Albury - Melbourne Via Seymour

$57 - $71

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. 273.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from Wagga Wagga  •  3 h 10 min

  1. WGA - MEL

$147 - $278

Train to Albury, fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. ABX - MEL

$135 - $501

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

XPT operates a train from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, Firefly Express operates a bus from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Albury to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Wagga Wagga to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $50
First
$45 - $65
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Train from Wagga Wagga to Albury
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$18 - $24
First
$26 - $35
Sleeper
$90 - $105
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Wagga Wagga to Albury station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wagga Wagga and Melbourne is 367 km. The road distance is 438 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne is to bus which costs $50 - $65 and takes 5 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne is to fly which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $190 - $370.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wagga Wagga and arriving at Southern Cross. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wagga Wagga and arriving at Melbourne. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

The train from Wagga Wagga to Southern Cross takes 4 h 36 min including transfers and departs twice daily.