Melbourne to Albury
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Melbourne to Albury Bus
From the Yarra to the Murray, take a trip along the Hume Highway from Melbourne to Albury aboard a fully-equipped Greyhound bus!
Once seen by many as a pit stop on the way from Melbourne to Sydney, Albury has become a popular destination in its own right.
Separated from its twin city of Wodonga by the mighty Murray River, Albury offers a range of attractions for visitors. The cultural precinct on QEII Square is where you’ll find the popular Murray Art Museum Albury (MAMA) – a showcase for contemporary art with a focus on innovative, self-curated exhibitions – as well as the Albury Library Museum, Albury Entertainment Centre and Convention Centre, and Murray Conservatorium.
You can take in the striking beauty of the Albury Botanic Gardens and Wonga Wetlands, and visit the wine region of Rutherglen. Albury is also the perfect base for exploring the historic goldfield towns of Beechworth and Yackandandah, and for going boating, fishing and canoeing on nearby rivers and lakes, including Lake Hume.
On the 4-hour bus trip from Melbourne to Albury you can just sit back, relax and settle into your reclining leather seat with plenty of legroom, free WiFi, an in-seat USB charger and panoramic windows. These premium features now come standard on all Greyhound coaches.
You can reserve your preferred window or aisle seat when you book your ticket from Melbourne to Albury, and you can make sure your bus is running on time with our real-time coach tracker.
For more benefits and offers, join our Greyhound Rewards program – every ticket you buy from Melbourne to Albury, or anywhere else on our network, will earn you G-Dollars, which you can choose to put towards your next trip or save for a special occasion!
You can’t beat a Greyhound for comfort, convenience and affordability. Book your bus ticket from Melbourne to Albury today!
MELBOURNE & ALBURY
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where do buses depart from in Melbourne and Albury?
In Melbourne, buses to Albury depart from Bay 55 of the Southern Cross Terminal. In Albury, buses to Melbourne depart from the café at Albury Railway Station, Railway Parade.
What amenities can I expect on the bus?
All our buses from Melbourne to Albury come with free WiFi, USB chargers, air-conditioning, reclining seats and a restroom.
How long does it take to get from Melbourne to Albury?
The bus trip from Melbourne to Albury takes approximately 4h 5m. For the most up-to-date timetable please visit the Timetables page.
How much is a bus ticket from Melbourne to Albury?
All our bus fares come in three tiers – Early Bird, Advantage and Premium – with prices varying based on how far in advance you are making a booking. You can find the most up-to-date price for your trip by searching available trips online or by calling our customer service team on 1300 473 946. For more information on different types of available fares visit our Compare Fares page.
Where can I buy a ticket?
The easiest and cheapest way to buy a bus ticket for your Melbourne to Albury trip is to book directly on our website. Your ticket is then saved in your My Greyhound account where you can manage your booking, and simply show an electronic copy of your ticket on your phone to the bus driver when you board.
You can also book your trips on the phone by contacting our friendly customer service on 1300 473 946, at our ticket outlets/travel agencies, or directly with the bus driver*.
*Please note that all bookings made through our call centre, travel centres and tickets purchased directly from drivers will incur a booking fee of $5.
**For more information see our FAQ page.
What if my trip is disrupted by COVID?
In the event Greyhound is required to cancel your service due to COVID-related restrictions or border closures, you can rest easy knowing that Greyhound's COVID refund policy will allow you to choose between a refund, credit, or reschedule of your booked travel.