Bus from Melbourne to Sydney

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Facts about the coach from Melbourne to Sydney

Cheapest Bus£18.99
Fastest Bus11h 35m
Earliest Coach19:00
Latest Coach19:00
Daily Bus Connections1 Ø
Distance713.4 km
Coach CompaniesFirefly Express, Greyhound Australia
Are you looking for a bus from Melbourne to Sydney?
CheckMyBus has got you covered! We compare all available buses from Melbourne to Sydney and show you departure times, the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll help you find tickets from companies travelling this route, including Firefly Express or Greyhound Australia. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the coach have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you the cheapest coaches from Melbourne to Sydney over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about long-distance bus stops in Melbourne and Sydney which will help you find your way around. We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Sydney and alternative destinations from Melbourne. If you need to continue your journey with a flight, you can find the most popular airport transfers departing from Sydney.

The cheapest coach connections from Melbourne to Sydney


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

  • Firefly Express
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 11h 35m
    Sydney Central Station

What are the cheapest buses from Melbourne to Sydney you would typically find?

Bus timetables may change. Below, you'll find coach companies that usually provide the bus route Melbourne to Sydney but are currently out of service.
  • Greyhound Australia
    Duration 12h 0m
    Temporarily not available: last found 09/07/2021

Bus Melbourne to Sydney: Further information

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We’ve already set in our search bar that you’re departing from Melbourne and will arrive in Sydney as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date since most people generally book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Sydney to Melbourne.
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Upon getting your results, you’ll be able to compare all available coaches from Melbourne to Sydney and take multiple factors into consideration before you book your trip. The cheapest coach tickets are offered by Firefly Express at £18.99, while the fastest connection takes 11h 35m. It’s up to you if you’d prefer the cheapest ticket, quickest trip or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you’re searching for, we can help you find the best deal for you!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customise everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Melbourne Sydney bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transport, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your coach trip from Melbourne to Sydney!

All bus stops in Melbourne and Sydney

Sydney - Blacktown
Sydney  (Australia)
Sydney - Strathfield
Sydney  (Australia)
Sydney Central Station
Sydney  (Australia)
Sydney, NSW
Eddy Ave 1, 2000  Sydney  (Australia)

FAQs about the Melbourne Sydney bus route

How much does a Melbourne Sydney coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Melbourne Sydney bus trip is available from £18.99 and takes 11h 35m. Compare offers and save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Melbourne to Sydney?

This connection is offered by 2 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from £18.99 to £79.21. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you’ll get the cheapest bus trip to Sydney.

How many connections are available for the Melbourne Sydney route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Melbourne to Sydney is offered by roughly 1 connection. By using our search engine, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Sydney from Melbourne take?

The quickest coach from Melbourne to Sydney is provided by Greyhound Australia and takes 11h 35m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £62.39. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Melbourne to Sydney?

The earliest bus to Sydney departs from Melbourne at 19:00. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Melbourne to Sydney?

The latest bus to Sydney departs from Melbourne at 19:00. 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.

Which bus companies serve the Melbourne Sydney route?

Passengers looking to travel from Melbourne to Sydney can travel with Firefly Express and Greyhound Australia. Compare all available bus tickets with our search engine to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus for the Melbourne Sydney bus trip?

If you’re searching for a direct connection from Melbourne to Sydney our search engine currently compares 1 direct bus connection with the following company: Firefly Express

What can I take with me on the bus to Sydney from Melbourne?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the Melbourne Sydney bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Melbourne Sydney bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Melbourne to Sydney on your planned travel date.

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