How to travel from Batemans Bay to Bright, Australia

The distance between Batemans Bay and Bright is around 578km (359 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly and then take the bus which takes around 4h 45m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Batemans Bay to Bright by bus, train, car and plane. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Plane and Bus

Fly from Moruya (MYA) to Albury (ABX) then take the bus to Ford St/Camp St and then to Alpine Hotel.

  • Duration4h 45m
  • Flight time2h 25m
  • Typical cost
    A$395($265)
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Bus

Take the bus to Jolimont Centre, Albury then Ford St/Camp St and then to Alpine Hotel.

  • Duration8hrs
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$105($70)
Operated by

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Bus and Train

Take the bus to Gibraltar St opp Bungendore Park then take the train to Goulburn Station and then to Wangaratta Station Platform 1 then take the bus to Alpine Hotel.

  • Duration10h 35m
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$215($145)
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Drive

Drive to Bright.

  • Duration6h 25m
  • Distance578km (359 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Batemans Bay and Bright

There are several options for getting from Batemans Bay to Bright by bus, train, car and plane. The cheapest option is to take the bus which costs around A$73 ($49) and will take around 12h 25m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and then take the bus and arrive in approximately 4h 45m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$395 ($265).

The distance between Batemans Bay and Bright is around 578km (359 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 310km (193 miles)

It takes around 8hrs to get from Batemans Bay and Bright by bus. If you are travelling by car it will take around 6h 25m to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Batemans Bay to Bright is to fly and then take the bus which takes around 4h 45m and will set you back approx A$395 ($265).

The cheapest way to travel between Batemans Bay and Bright, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus which will typically cost around A$73 ($49) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Batemans Bay and Bright. We recommend that you fly from Moruya (MYA) to Albury (ABX) then take the bus to Ford St/Camp St and then to Alpine Hotel. instead which will take 4h 45m.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Batemans Bay and Bright. It typically takes around 8hrs and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Batemans Bay to Bright. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Jolimont Centre, Albury and Ford St/Camp St. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 8hrs.

Murrays Coaches, Greyhound Australia, V-Line and PTV Regional Transit run regular bus services between Batemans Bay and Bright. Buses run once daily and take around 8hrs on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Batemans Bay to Bright. We recommend that you fly from Moruya (MYA) to Albury (ABX) then take the bus to Ford St/Camp St and then to Alpine Hotel. instead which will take 4h 45m.

The closest major airport to Bright is Albury Airport (ABX) (ABX) which is approximately 73km (46 miles) from Bright. Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) (MEL) and Canberra International Airport (CBR) (CBR) 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 Batemans Bay and Bright. The distance is around 578km (359 miles) by road and it will take around 6h 25m in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Batemans Bay to Bright is to take the bus which takes, on average, 8hrs and will usually cost around A$105 ($70).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Batemans Bay and Bright

Transport options from Batemans Bay to Bright
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Plane and Bus
4h 45m
A$395($265)
twice daily839km (521 miles)
Bus + 1 similar
8hrs
A$105($70)
once daily605km (376 miles)
Bus via Bairnsdale Station12h 25m
A$73($49)
3 times a week718km (446 miles)
Bus and Train
10h 35m
A$215($145)
once daily817km (507 miles)
Drive
6h 25m
A$77($52)
on demand578km (359 miles)

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Airports near Bright

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

ABX
Albury Airport (ABX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
73km (46 miles) from Bright
MEL
Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL)
International Airport
Distance
215km (134 miles) from Bright
CBR
Canberra International Airport (CBR)
International Airport
Distance
255km (159 miles) from Bright