Travelling To & Within Greater Shepparton

Travelling To & Within Greater Shepparton

Shepparton VIC 3630

There are a lot of great reasons to come and enjoy Greater Shepparton, but how do you get here?

If travelling along the Hume Highway between Melbourne and Shepparton or Sydney and Shepparton, why not explore the beautiful Goulburn River Valley region - click on the link for more details.

By Car

Melbourne Route

Travel the Tullamarine Freeway and Western Ring Road out of Melbourne, turn on to the Hume Freeway followed by the Goulburn Valley Highway beyond Seymour, past Nagambie and on into Greater Shepparton.

Time: 188km - 2 hours 

Sydney Route

Travel the South Western Freeway out of Sydney down to the Hume Hwy.  Travel the Hume Hwy through Wodonga, turn onto the Midland Highway into Benalla and follow to Shepparton.

Time: 735km - 9 hours

Adelaide Route

Travel through Murray Bridge, Tailem Bend and Bordertown to travel into Victoria.  Follow on through Serviceton, Dimboola, Warracknabeal, Donald and Bendigo.  Travel the Midland Highway from Bendigo to Shepparton.

Time: 756km - 10 hours

By Car From Region Kms Time
to Bendigo 122 1hr 15mins
to Melbourne Airport 178 1hr 40mins
to Melbourne CBD 180 2hrs
to Albury Wodonga 175 2hrs 10mins
to Geelong 251 2hrs 45mins
to Ballarat 276 3hrs 15mins
to Mildura 447 5hrs 38mins 
Toilet Map Route Planner

Why not use this family friendly site that plans your trip to Greater Shepparton from anywhere in Australia, and even tells you where the public toilets are on the way.  A great way to plan for those 'little' stops with the kids.

Public Transport

Airport Direct is a small regional bus service with a timetable which conveniently connects with V-Line coaches and trains in Wangaratta, Benalla and Shepparton, providing trouble free travel to and from Melbourne Airport.

V-Line trains and buses run numerous times a day from Southern Cross Train Station in Melbourne to Greater Shepparton.  For travel information and an up to date timetable, please visit the V-Line website or phone 136 196.

Buses and Taxis

Buses and taxis operate a regular service througout Greater Shepparton.  Local bus timetables are available from the Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre on 1800 808 839, while taxis can be booked by calling (03) 5822 2214. 

Accredited Tourism Information Centre

Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre, located at 33 Nixon Street, Shepparton, is your first stop for information on things to see and do and where to stay while in Greater Shepparton. Providing quality information and brochures on accommodation, attractions, events and activities, the friendly staff and volunteers have the expert knowledge to make your stay in the region a memorable one.

Open: 9.00am to 5.00pm everyday except Christmas Day.
Telephone Enquiries: 1800 808 839 (Toll-free within Australia) or +61-3-5832 9330 (outside Australia)

Learn more about the Visitor Centre