Getting Here & Around
There are two airfields in region, Porepunkah and Mount Beauty. For details regarding the airfields please refer to alpineshire.vic.gov.au. A taxi service is available to transport visitors to nearby townships; Bright 0423 015 152 or Mount Beauty 0409 573 909.
Albury Airport is about 1.5 hours from Bright. Qantas, REX Regional Express and Virgin operate several flights daily from Melbourne and Sydney. Check airline websites for current flight information to and from Albury. Cars can be hired at the airport.
Bright is about 3.5 hours’ drive from Melbourne via the M31 Hume Freeway and the Snow Road C522 near Glenrowan (Great Alpine Road) turnoff near Wangaratta. Bright is about 45 minutes from the turnoff.
Trains run daily from Melbourne and Sydney via Wangaratta, a 1 hour drive from Bright. Go to vline.com.au for timetable information.
VLine runs daily bus services to Bright. Phone 1800 800 007 or go to vline.com.au for a timetable. Alps Bus Link offers services from Bright to Omeo via Harrietville, Mount Hotham and Dinner Plain: Phone 5159 1377 or 0477 991 377 or go to omeobus.com.au
Alpine Spirit Coaches and Snowball Express operate coach services in the North East. Winter services available to Mount Hotham Resort refer to website for online alpinespiritcoaches.com.au and Snowball Express