There are 5 ways to get from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Waikerie to Adelaide
  2. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL) ADL - MEL

$72 - $256

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Kerang  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Waikerie to Loxton
  2. Take the bus from Loxton to Pinnaroo
  3. Take the bus from BP Roadhouse/Homburg Tce to Kerang
  4. Take the train from Kerang to Southern Cross

$70 - $96

3 alternative options

Bus, train PTV Overland  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Waikerie to Adelaide
  2. Take the train from Adelaide to Southern Cross Overland

$95 - $159

Bus  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Waikerie to Adelaide
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Melbourne Fe71

$77 - $96

Drive  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) 452.1 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL). However, there are services departing from Waikerie and arriving at Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr via Adelaide and Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 47 min.

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The distance between Waikerie and Melbourne Airport (MEL) is 585 km. The road distance is 723.3 km.

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The best way to get from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL), including transfers.

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Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) bus services, operated by Premier Stateliner, depart from Waikerie station.

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The quickest flight from Adelaide Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Melbourne station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) is 30 min ahead of Waikerie. It is currently 6:38 PM in Waikerie and 7:08 PM in Melbourne Airport (MEL).

Yes, the driving distance between Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) is 723 km. It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to drive from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL).

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Jetstar, Regional Express, Tigerair Australia and two other airlines offer flights from Adelaide Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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Map of how to get from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL).
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  • Distance: 365.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Waikerie, SA, Australia and Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia?

You can take a bus from Waikerie to Melbourne Airport (MEL) via Adelaide, Melbourne, and Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St in around 15 h 47 min.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne via Mildura
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne via Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train 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
Train from Kerang to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$85 - $90
Red Service
$100 - $110
Red Premium
$135 - $145
Bus operators
Premier Stateliner
Phone
1300 851 345
Email
reservations@premierstateliner.com.au
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Waikerie to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Waikerie to Loxton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
LinkSA
Phone
+61 (0)8 8339 7544
Email
info@linksa.com.au
Website
linksa.com.au
Bus from Loxton to Pinnaroo
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
linksa.com.au
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 BP Roadhouse/Homburg Tce to Kerang
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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