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Getting to the region

Getting to the Mildura region is easy. Board a plane, bus or train, or drive yourself along one of the major highways that enter the city from all directions.

By Plane

The Mildura region is well served by flights from Melbourne. The distance to the airport from Mildura city is 11 kilometres which takes approximately 10 minutes by vehicle.


QantasLink operates daily return services between Melbourne and Mildura with connections from all ports.

Information and bookings: 13 13 13 or www.qantas.com.au

Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia operates daily return services between Melbourne and Mildura with connections from a number of ports.

Information and bookings: 13 67 89 or www.virginaustralia.com/au/en/plan/destinations/flights-to-mildura/

Regional Express Airlines (REX)

Rex flies daily from Melbourne to Mildura. Rex also fly to and from Mildura from; Adelaide, Broken Hill and Sydney.

Information and bookings: 13 17 13 or www.regionalexpress.com.au

By Train

The trip from Melbourne to Mildura is 566 kilometres by train and bus (there is no direct train route to Mildura). The journey takes approximately 7 hours. Travel by train to Swan Hill or Bendigo and then take the V/Line Coach connection to Mildura.

Information and bookings: 136 196 or www.vline.com.au

By Bus

Several coach companies offer services to and from Mildura:


Greyhound travels daily to and from Adelaide and Sydney to Mildura.

Information and bookings: 13 14 99 or www.greyhound.com.au

V/Line Countrylink

V/Line Countrylink provides services from Melbourne and Albury. 

Information and bookings: 13 61 96 or www.vlinepassenger.com.au

Henty Highway Coaches

Henty Highway Coaches provide return services between Mildura and Horsham. Departs Mildura Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Departs Horsham Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The trip takes approximately 5 hours.

Information and bookings: 03 5023 5658  or 0427 865 379.

By Car

Mildura is at the meeting point of a network of major highways. Make your way to Mildura from:

  • Melbourne via Ballarat along The Sunraysia Highway
  • Along the Murray River on the Murray Valley Highway
  • Melbourne via Bendigo along the Calder Highway all the way
  • Adelaide via the Sturt Highway
  • Sydney along the Silver City Highway
  • Broken Hill along the Silver City Highway

Baby equipment hire for all your travel needs

No need to pack all your baby gear. Tots Toddlers Nursery (TtN) Hire can cater for all your baby equipment needs when you arrive.  Hire available for a day, a week or longer. We offer child restraints, portacots, high chairs and more. Have everything waiting for you when you arrive.

Latest locust update

The Mildura region is currently not experiencing locust swarms. Concentrated locust activity can be a road hazard for people travelling to our region.
The DPI has published information about staying safe when driving through a swarm of locusts. To view this publication click here. The Department of Primary industries (DPI) website has detailed and useful information about the locust plague, including regular situation updates to view this click here.



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