How to Get to Bendigo - by Rail
Bendigo Rail Travel
With reduced fares and increased services, it’s easy to catch the train to Bendigo - the express service is just over 90 minutes from Melbourne.
The new VLocity trains are sleek and smooth and a perfect way to sit back, relax and enjoy the landscape. From Melbourne there are currently 20 services a day on weekdays, 15 on Saturdays and 12 on Sundays. You’ll pass through Gisborne, Macedon, Woodend, Kyneton, Malmsbury and Castlemaine, so you might just need to plan a longer trip! With connecting services from Mildura, Echuca, Swan Hill, Maryborough and Daylesford we really are the centre of Victoria.
The Bendigo Railway Station is just a few minutes walk into the city centre.
Bendigo Rail Timetables
For Bendigo train time tables, fares, maps and travel information visit www.vline.com.auor phone V/Line on 1800 800 007.
Transport in Bendigo
Hire cars and public transport including buses and taxis are available in Bendigo - see Transport in Bendigofor more information.
Like in Melbourne, your V/Line ticket gets you free local Bus travel. Buses depart from the Bendigo Station for the CBD and then on to connecting services to surrounding suburbs.
Catch a Bus to Bendigo
Public transport from Melbourne to Bendigo is generally via train as outlined above, however V/Line operates coach services to Bendigo from various major centres.
Bus timetables to Bendigo from various centres are available at V/Line: www.vline.com.au/timetables/timetables/bus.html
The V/Line Daylink coach service between Adelaide and Melbourne stops in Bendigo daily - the timetable is available here: