Directions

Directions

You can find us at:
Corner of High and Violet Streets, Bendigo
(600m south of Alexandra Fountain)
Victoria Map Ref J10
Melway Map Ref 609 E3

Need a Map?
Download and print out a copy of these maps to help making your way to, from and around Bendigo a lot easier.

  • Bendigo CBD Map: Detailed map of the city centre with key attractions, parking, toilets and other points of interest
    all included.
  • Bendigo District Map: From Melbourne to Rochester and Heathcote to Halls Gap this map includes the great touring routes that radiate out from Bendigo.

Driving to Bendigo?
A number of major high
ways radiate from Bendigo. The following is a guide as to which highway you need to be travelling on to reach Bendigo from your destination:

Melbourne - Calder Highway (A79)
Sydney via Shepparton - Hume Highway (31)
Mildura - Calder Highway (A79) from
Horsham - Wimmera Highway (B240)
Central NSW via Echuca - Midland Highway (A300)

Travel Times Distance        Car               Bus/Train      
Melbourne to Bendigo       147km 1.5 hours 2 hours
Ballarat to Bendigo 122km 1.5 hours 2 hours
Geelong to Bendigo 178km 2 hours 2.5 hours
Echuca to Bendigo 92km 1 hour 1.15 hours

   
Catching the train to Bendigo?
With reduced fares and increased services, it's easy to get to Bendigo by train - the express service is just under 90 minutes from Melbourne!

From Melbourne there are 20 services a day midweek, 15 on Saturdays and 12 on Sundays. You'll pass through Gisborne, Macedon, Woodend, Kyneton, Malmsbury and Castlemaine, so you might just need to plan a longer trip!

With connecting services from Mildura, Echuca, Swan Hill, Maryborough and Daylesford, Bendigo really is the centre of Victoria. The V/Line Daylink service between Adelaide and Melbourne also stops in Bendigo daily.

Your V/Line ticket provides free travel on the Bendigo bus network for the same day that you caught the train.

For additional information on trains, coaches, fares, maps and travel information check out www.viclink.com.au or www.vline.com.au or give V/Line a call on 1800 800 007.

Need to get around Bendigo by Bus?
Check out www.christiansbus.com.au for fares, timetables and bus routes.


Touring Routes

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Discover Heritage and Culture
Take the inland route between Sydney and Melbourne and discover the Australian spirit through the stories of settlers, gold, river trade and the making of a nation. Meander through historic streets to see impressive buildings and monuments of the mid to late 19th century gold rush. The treasures are the arts and crafts, museums, galleries and historical sites along the way. For more information about the Sydney-Melbourne Heritage Drive just click here.

Never been to Bendigo before? Click here to find out a little bit more about our beautiful city.


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