There are 9 ways to get from Young to Melbourne by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Southern Cross 621 / ...

$40 - $137

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Bus, train V-Line  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Albury 621 / ...
  3. Take the train from Albury to Southern Cross

$46 - $145

Bus  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St 723
  3. Take the bus from Gundagai to Melbourne

$45 - $65

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Young to Melbourne 368 miles

$50 - $80

Bus, bus to Canberra, fly to Melbourne  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
  2. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
  3. Fly from Canberra (CBR) to Melbourne (MEL) CBR - MEL

$92 - $309

Bus, train to Albury, fly to Melbourne  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Albury
  3. Fly from Albury (ABX) to Melbourne (MEL) ABX - MEL

$141 - $514

Bus to Orange, fly to Melbourne Essendon Apt  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
  2. Fly from Orange (OAG) to Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) OAG - MEB

$73 - $172

Bus, train to Wagga Wagga, fly to Melbourne  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga
  3. Fly from Wagga Wagga (WGA) to Melbourne (MEL) WGA - MEL

$166 - $380

Bus, train, train to Sydney, fly to Melbourne  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
  2. Take the train from Cootamundra to Campbelltown
  3. Take the train from Campbelltown Station to International Airport Station
  4. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Melbourne (MEL) SYD - MEL

$111 - $383

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Young to Melbourne. However, there are services departing from Young Coach Stop and arriving at Melbourne via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay and Gundagai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 11 min.

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The distance between Young and Melbourne is 491 km. The road distance is 588.8 km.

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The best way to get from Young to Melbourne without a car is to bus and train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Young to Melbourne, including transfers.

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Young to Melbourne bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Young Coach Stop station.

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The quickest flight from Canberra Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Young to Melbourne bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Melbourne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Young to Melbourne is 589 km. It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to drive from Young to Melbourne.

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Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Canberra Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 1928+ hotels available in Melbourne. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Young to Melbourne.
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  • Distance: 307.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

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

You can take a bus from Young to Melbourne via Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St, and Gundagai in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Canberra to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sydney to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Albury to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Wagga Wagga to Melbourne via Albury
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Orange to Melbourne Essendon Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $110
Train operators
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Cootamundra to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$35 - $50
First
$50 - $70
Sleeper
$110 - $130
Train from Cootamundra to Albury
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$22 - $29
First
$30 - $40
Sleeper
$90 - $105
Train from Cootamundra to Wagga Wagga
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $95
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$15 - $20
First
$22 - $28
Sleeper
$80 - $95
Train from Cootamundra to Campbelltown
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$30 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$100 - $120
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 Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Sydney Trains
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Young Coach Stop to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Gundagai Coach Stop, Sheridan St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
Bus from Young Coach Stop to Orange Station, Coach Bay 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Gundagai to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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