How to travel from Albany to Healesville, Australia

The distance between Albany and Healesville is around 3,179km (1,976 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the train which takes around 7hrs.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Albany to Healesville by plane, train, bus and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out HealesvilleAlbany if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Albany (ALH) to Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB).

  • Duration11h 55m
  • Flight time9h 15m
  • Typical cost
    A$1,305($880)
Operated by

Regional Express

+ 5 others

3 similiar routes

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bus
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3 x train
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Bus and Train

Take the bus to Armadale Stn Transwa Armadale then take the train to Sydney Central Station then Southern Cross and then to Lilydale.

  • Duration3 days 21h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    A$920($620)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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car
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Drive

Drive to Healesville.

  • Duration1 day 11h
  • Distance3,417km (2,123 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Albany and Healesville

There are several options for getting from Albany to Healesville by plane, train, bus and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then fly and then take the train which costs around A$615 ($415) and will take around 11h 55m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the train and arrive in approximately 7hrs, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$635 ($425).

The distance between Albany and Healesville is around 3,179km (1,976 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 2,487km (1,545 miles)

It takes around 7hrs to get from Albany and Healesville by plane and train. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 11h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Albany to Healesville is to fly and then take the train which takes around 7hrs and will set you back approx A$635 ($425).

The cheapest way to travel between Albany and Healesville, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus, then fly and then take the train which will typically cost around A$615 ($415) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Albany and Healesville. We recommend that you fly from Albany (ALH) to Melbourne (MEL) then take the train to Lilydale. instead which will take 7hrs.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Albany and Healesville. We recommend that you fly from Albany (ALH) to Melbourne (MEL) then take the train to Lilydale. instead which will take 7hrs.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Albany and Healesville. Flights depart from Albany (ALH) and arrive at Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) - via Perth (PER). The flight takes around 9h 15m.

There is no direct flight from Albany to Healesville. There is however a flight that goes via Perth (PER), Brisbane (BNE) and Dubbo (DBO). This services will take at least 11h 55m (not including layover time).

The flight from Albany to Healesville typically takes around 9h 15m. Flights depart from Albany (ALH) and and arrive into Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB).

The closest major airport to Healesville is Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) (MEL) which is approximately 63km (39 miles) from Healesville. Avalon Airport (AVV) (AVV) and Albury Airport (ABX) (ABX) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Albany and Healesville. The distance is around 3,417km (2,123 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 11h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Albany to Healesville is to fly and then take the train which takes, on average, 7hrs and will usually cost around A$635 ($425).

How do I get from Albany to Healesville

Compare travel optionsbetween Albany and Healesville

Transport options from Albany to Healesville
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 3 similar
11h 55m
A$1,305($880)
hourly5,463km (3,394 miles)
Plane and Train7hrs
A$635($425)
hourly3,179km (1,976 miles)
Plane, Bus and Train9h 40m
A$1,470($990)
4 times a day4,542km (2,822 miles)
Bus, Plane and Train11h 55m
A$615($415)
once daily3,223km (2,002 miles)
Bus and Train
3 days 21h
A$920($620)
once a week5,373km (3,339 miles)
Drive
1 day 11h
A$645($435)
on demand3,417km (2,123 miles)

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Airports near Healesville

The following major airports near Healesville offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

MEL
Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL)
International Airport
Distance
63km (39 miles) from Healesville
AVV
Avalon Airport (AVV)
International Airport
Distance
103km (64 miles) from Healesville
ABX
Albury Airport (ABX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
217km (135 miles) from Healesville