Bus from Melbourne to Adelaide

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Which tickets are the cheapest for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route? What is the quickest bus? Compare all routes and companies when searching for buses from Melbourne to Adelaide. Find all bus schedules with a single click!

Coach Melbourne Adelaide: Facts about the bus route

Cheapest Bus£19.44
Fastest Bus8h 50m
Earliest Coach07:15
Latest Coach22:10
Daily Bus Connections2 Ø
Distance653.7 km
Coach CompaniesFirefly Express
If you're trying to book a ticket for a coach from Melbourne to Adelaide, CheckMyBus can help!
Find the exact times the bus departs from Melbourne and arrives in Adelaide over the next few days and plan your trip in confidence. With us, you can receive information about available bus stops and travel times as well as amenities offered by the different companies, such as WiFi and air conditioning. Looking to save money? Then you can compare prices between all companies with coaches travelling from Melbourne to Adelaide and get the cheapest bus tickets.
We’ll show you what you need to know about long-distance coaches in Melbourne to help get you started as well as in Adelaide for a smooth arrival. Planning on further travel? We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Adelaide. There isn't a direct connection? Then check out our suggestions for alternative destinations from Melbourne. Need to catch a flight? When you arrive in Adelaide, you can use our search engine to find transfers to nearby airports.

The cheapest coach connections from Melbourne to Adelaide

Today
from £36.10
Tomorrow
from £36.10
15/04
from £19.44
16/04
from £19.44
17/04
from £36.10
18/04
from £19.44

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Firefly Express
    20:15
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 9h 45m
    06:00
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£19.44
  • Firefly Express
    21:10
    Melbourne, VIC - Melton
    Duration 8h 50m
    06:00
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£19.44
  • Firefly Express
    20:45
    Melbourne, VIC - Deer Park
    Duration 9h 15m
    06:00
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£19.44
  • Firefly Express
    21:45
    Melbourne, VIC - Deer Park
    Duration 9h 15m
    07:00
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£19.44
  • Firefly Express
    21:15
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 9h 45m
    07:00
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£19.44
  • Firefly Express
    22:10
    Melbourne, VIC - Melton
    Duration 8h 50m
    07:00
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£19.44
  • Firefly Express
    07:15
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 11h 20m
    18:35
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£36.10
  • Firefly Express
    08:15
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 11h 20m
    19:35
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from£36.10

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Bus Melbourne Adelaide: Further information

Customise your search results to fit your travel needs.
In the search bar, we have already set Melbourne as your place of departure and Adelaide as your destination. All you need to do is pick the date you’d like to travel on in the calendar to update your search. As a recommendation, we set a default travel date a few days in advance. Typically, people book their trips 3 to 7 days before they travel.
Are you planning on a return trip? If you already know when you’ll be coming back from Adelaide to Melbourne, then all you need to do is select your chosen date to factor this in your results.
If you’d like to book for other people who are travelling with you, then enter in how many passengers will join you before starting your search.
Prioritise your search results by sorting them by price, departure and arrival time. You can also filter your results by bus stop and by company to focus on the most relevant results for your travel needs.
While searching for a bus from Melbourne to Adelaide, you can also compare other available modes of transport, such as trains, flights and carpooling.
We hope you have a nice bus trip from Melbourne to Adelaide!

All bus stops in Melbourne and Adelaide

Stations
Franklin St  110 , 5000 Adelaide (Australia)
Port Wakefield Rd 965, 5110 Adelaide (Australia)
Franklin St 85 , 5000 Adelaide (Australia)

Bus Melbourne Adelaide: FAQ about the bus route

How much does it cost to travel by coach from Melbourne to Adelaide?

This depends on a variety of factors, such as the day and travel time. The cheapest trip for the route is available from £19.44. Compare offers and save money!

How long does the Melbourne Adelaide bus route take?

The fastest coach from Melbourne to Adelaide starts at 8h 50m. However, bear in mind that the trip can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct coach from Melbourne to Adelaide?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus routes from Melbourne to Adelaide. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Adelaide from Melbourne.

When does the first bus from Melbourne depart for Adelaide?

The earliest bus from Melbourne to Adelaide leaves at 07:15. Keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the precise times for your planned travel date.

When does the last bus from Melbourne depart for Adelaide?

The latest bus from Melbourne to Adelaide starts at 22:10. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What can I bring with me on the Melbourne Adelaide bus route?

Different bus companies have different policies about what you're allowed to take with you. In most cases, you can bring a suitcase and hand luggage on the Melbourne Adelaide bus route for free. With our search engine, you can find a bus trip that is best suited to your travel needs.

What equipment does the coach from Melbourne to Adelaide have?

The equipment on board varies depending on the company. However, many long-distance coches offer WiFi so you can keep in touch with your friends and share your exact location during the trip. To make travelling even more enjoyable, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. You can use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Melbourne to Adelaide on your planned travel date.

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