Getting There & Away
Bendigo is a 1¾-hour drive (150km) northwest of Melbourne along the Calder Fwy (M79).
Bendigo Airport In March 2019 Qantas Link announced that it would commence six flights a week between Sydney and Bendigo's airport.
Bendigo Airport Service Runs direct between Melbourne's Tullamarine Airport and Bendigo train station. Bookings essential.
V/Line Has frequent trains between Melbourne (Southern Cross Station) and Bendigo (from $23.38, two hours, around 20 daily) via Castlemaine ($4.70, 20 minutes) and Kyneton ($8.40, 40 minutes).