Melbourne Airport to Bendigo

Bendigo holds a special place in Australian culture. Once a thriving mining town, it rose to prominence at the height of the gold rush in the nineteenth century. Today, it sits about 150km north west of Melbourne. It still attract a great deal of tourism and commerce, as well, with many people flocking there each year. But with 150km separating Melbourne and Bendigo, what’s the best way to get there? You can get public transport from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo. Alternatively, you can hire a car, or even get a taxi. But public transport takes a long time, and taxis are expensive over long distances. If you hire a car, you need to navigate the busy streets of Melbourne, and ensure that you’ve got parking and petrol.

That’s why we suggest you get a Hughes transfer from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo. Melbourne Airport is about 23km north west of the CBD. That means it’s only about 140km from Bendigo. With a Hughes transfer, getting there is painless, and affordable. We have a fleet of premium and luxury vehicles for you to choose from, as well. So you can rest assured that you’ll be travelling in comfort. Better still, you can rest assured that we will collect you at any time of the day or night, with 24 hour door to door service!

Executive Sedan

Modern, sophisticated and comprehensively equipped luxury vehicles. Perfect combination of value and style.

  • $ 350 AUD
  • 1-3
  • 2
  • 2

Premium European Sedan

Big on style and performance, we have some of the world’s truly great sedans including BMW, Mercedes and Audi luxury models.

  • $ 440 AUD
  • 1-3
  • 2
  • 2

Luxury SUV

Smooth & luxurious. The Audi Q7 is where sporty and elegant styling combine to create a vehicle of impeccable style with the luggage space that no sedan can match.

  • $ 440 AUD
  • 1-4
  • 4
  • 4

Luxury People Mover

Our luxury people movers include the Mercedes V Class and Viano with features normally associated with premium sedans. Room for 7 passengers and a luggage trailer.

  • $ 480 AUD
  • 4-7
  • Trailer

Luxury Van

Designed for convenience and generous space these vehicles include ergonomic design and exceptional flexibility for long or short excursions.

  • $ 635 AUD
  • 8-12
  • Trailer

Luxury Minibus

Ready for your executive, family or group requirements. These multi-purpose vehicles include the Mercedes Sprinter and combine comfort, space and style.

  • $ 715 AUD
  • 13-20
  • Trailer

Luxury Small Coach

Perfect for groups up to 27 people, our luxury small coaches are a new way to experience group travel. Enjoy luxurious leather seating with plenty of space.

  • $ 860 AUD
  • 21-27
  • Trailer

Luxury Mid Sized Coach

When you have a few more in your group, up size to our mid sized coaches for 28-33 people.

  • $ 950 AUD
  • 28-33
  • Trailer

Luxury Coach

Luxury finally meets size. Come and experience our market-leading large coach service. Fantastic coach drivers perfectly match our new fleet of coaches.

  • $ 1200 AUD
  • 34-53
  • Trailer

Bendigo to Melbourne Airport – Your travel guide with Hughes

Before you book your travels, though, it’s important to do some research. We’ve put together a few useful facts here, to help you plan out the itinerary of your next trip to Bendigo.

Pick Up and Other Information

The time taken from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo can vary

Despite being a 142km journey, getting from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo generally takes only 100 minutes. However, as with all travel by road, those times are subject to the prevailing conditions. If it’s busy on the road, the trip can take longer.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

Airport to Bendigo – 115 minutes
Bendigo to airport – 115 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Time:

Airport to Bendigo – 90 minutes
Bendigo to airport – 90 minutes

Melbourne Airport – Getting around before your transfer to Bendigo

Melbourne Airport is divided into four terminals. There’s terminal one, which hosts domestic and regional Qantas services. Then there’s terminal two, which hosts a number of international services, including over twenty gates. Terminal three is home to Virgin services, as well as REX flights. Finally, terminal four is dedicated exclusively to budget domestic airlines. Of course, all the terminals are exceptionally well-appointed. There are food vendors, bars, entertainment options, and the usual retail choices. To top it all off, there’s airport-wide Wi-Fi, so you can remain connected and entertained at all times.

Bendigo – Getting around before your transfer to Melbourne Airport

Bendigo continues to set itself apart from other regional cities, as it has for over a century already. Most recently, Bendigo earned a place on the UNESCO creative cities network, under the category of gastronomy. So if food is your forte, you will certainly be kept busy! Then there’s the history. Having been central to the 1850s Victorian gold rush, Bendigo has an abundance of late Victorian architecture.

In addition, it is home to one of Australia’s oldest and most prolific art galleries. If other creative arts appeal to you, you’ll be pleased to know that Bendigo also host the Bendigo Blues and Roots music festival. In that, over eighty Australia artists perform. As you can see, Bendigo is a city to suit all tastes! And to see it all, we suggest a Hughes transfer. We can take you to and from anywhere in Bendigo.

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#1 Are there likely to be any delays affecting my transfer from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo?

Bendigo and Melbourne Airport are both northwest of the CBD. As a result, your transfer won’t take you across the path of inner-city Melbourne traffic. However, Melbourne is a city of close to five million residents. As a result, it can be affected by heavier than average traffic. For that reason, there may be slight delays in your travel, during peak hour periods. However, outside those times, there are not likely to be any significant delays at all.

#2 Is there a lot of accommodation on offer around Melbourne Airport and Bendigo? 

Melbourne Airport is serviced by numerous hotels, including the Ibis, Park Royal, and Quest hotels. Many are also serviced by shuttle services. So if you need to spend a night at the airport, you’ll certainly be taken care of. Bendigo also has more than its fair share of accommodation options. These include the Hotel Shamrock, which is located in a palatial former concert hall, along one of Bendigo’s main precincts. The architecture alone is enough to entice most!

#3 Can Hughes accommodate me and a group of my colleagues from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo?

If you’re travelling in company, then Hughes is the perfect choice to get you from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo. Our fleet of premium and luxury vehicles includes sedans, with a four person capacity. It also includes luxury people movers, with a twelve person capacity, and exceptional comfort. For even larger groups, get in touch with us. We can arrange an appropriate choice of vehicle to get you and your group from Melbourne Airport to Bendigo in style. We also have additional space for luggage, so you needn’t worry if you’re not travelling light. Our professional chauffeurs will make every accommodation necessary to get you to your destination promptly.

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