Bus from Melbourne to Adelaide

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Facts about the Melbourne Adelaide bus route

Cheapest Bus$26.65
Fastest Bus8h 50m
Earliest Bus7:15 AM
Latest Bus10:10 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance406.3 miles
Bus CompaniesFirefly Express
Are you searching for a bus from Melbourne to Adelaide?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Firefly Express. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Adelaide from Melbourne over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Melbourne and Adelaide so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Adelaide, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Melbourne, as well as popular airport shuttles from Adelaide.

The cheapest bus routes from Melbourne to Adelaide

Today
from $49.48
Tomorrow
from $26.65
04/16
from $26.65
04/17
from $49.48
04/18
from $26.65
04/19
from $26.65

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

  • Firefly Express
    8:15 PM
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 9h 45m
    6:00 AM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$26.65
  • Firefly Express
    9:10 PM
    Melbourne, VIC - Melton
    Duration 8h 50m
    6:00 AM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$26.65
  • Firefly Express
    8:45 PM
    Melbourne, VIC - Deer Park
    Duration 9h 15m
    6:00 AM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$26.65
  • Firefly Express
    9:45 PM
    Melbourne, VIC - Deer Park
    Duration 9h 15m
    7:00 AM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$26.65
  • Firefly Express
    10:10 PM
    Melbourne, VIC - Melton
    Duration 8h 50m
    7:00 AM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$26.65
  • Firefly Express
    9:15 PM
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 9h 45m
    7:00 AM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$26.65
  • Firefly Express
    7:15 AM
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 11h 20m
    6:35 PM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$49.48
  • Firefly Express
    8:15 AM
    Melbourne, VIC - Southern Cross Terminal
    Duration 11h 20m
    7:35 PM
    Adelaide, SA - Travel Centre
    from$49.48

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Bus Melbourne Adelaide: Further Information

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Are you planning on returning to Melbourne? You can select the date for your return trip as well for the Adelaide Melbourne bus route.
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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Firefly Express offers the cheapest tickets at $26.65, while the fastest connection takes 8h 50m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
Optimize your search results based on your travel needs. You can sort by by price, departure and arrival time and filter bus stops and companies for the most relevant results.
You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Melbourne and arriving in Adelaide. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Melbourne to Adelaide!

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 to Adelaide: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Melbourne to Adelaide cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $26.65 and takes 9h 15m to get to Adelaide. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Melbourne to Adelaide bus route?

This route is connected by 1 bus company with ticket prices ranging from $26.65 to $49.48. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Adelaide.

How many daily bus routes are available from Melbourne to Adelaide on average?

Each day, the bus route from Melbourne to Adelaide is offered by about 2 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Melbourne Adelaide bus route take?

Firefly Express offers the quickest bus from Melbourne to Adelaide, which can take 8h 50m. Tickets for this connection cost $26.65. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Melbourne to Adelaide?

For the Melbourne Adelaide bus route, our search engine currently compares 1 direct bus connection with the following company: Firefly Express

When does the first trip depart for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route?

The earliest bus to Adelaide departs from Melbourne at 7:15 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route?

The latest bus trip from Melbourne to Adelaide departs at 10:10 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route?

When taking the Melbourne Adelaide bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Firefly Express. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

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

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Melbourne Adelaide bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Melbourne to Adelaide?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Melbourne to Adelaide on your preferred travel date.

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