Bendigo to Melbourne Station Pier

Cruise Transfers – Shuttle Bus Service to/from Station Pier


Bendigo Airport Service will be operating a direct service to and from Melbourne Station Pier to meet Golden Princess and Carnival Spirit cruises during the Melbourne 2019/2020 Cruise season. 


Tickets are available for the following dates – (MUST BE PRE BOOKED 2 WEEKS BEFORE TRAVEL)


GOLDEN PRINCESS             

Departing Bendigo Sun 27/10/19 Returning Sun 3/11/19          Southern Aust

Departing Bendigo Sun 3/11/19 Returning Sun 17/11/19          Fiji

Departing Bendigo Sun 17/11/19 Returning Sun 24/11/19        Southern Aust

Departing Bendigo Sun 24/11/19 Returning Sat 7/12/19            New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Sat 7/12/19 Returning Fri 20/12/19              New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Fri 20/12/19 Returning Thurs 2/1/20           New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Thurs 2/1/20 Returning Fri 10/1/20              Southern Aust

Departing Bendigo Fri 10/1/20 Returning Thurs 23/1/20           New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Thurs 23/1/20 Returning Thurs 30/1/20      Southern Aust

Departing Bendigo Thurs 30/1/20 Returning Wed 12/2/20       New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Wed 12/2/20 Returning Tues 25/2/20         New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Tues 25/2/20 Returning Tues 10/3/20         Fiji

Departing Bendigo Tues 10/3/20 Returning Mon 23/3/20         New Zealand

Departing Bendigo Mon 23/3/20 Returning Mon 6/4/20            Queensland



Departing Bendigo Tues 14/1/20 Returning Fri 24/1/20             New Zealand    Bus Service Cancelled

Departing Bendigo Mon 27/1/20 Returning Fri 7/2/20               New Caledonia Bus Service Cancelled

Departing Bendigo Mon 10/2/20 Returning Sat 22/2/20            New Caledonia Bus Service Cancelled

Departing Bendigo Mon 2/3/20 Returning Sat 14/3/20               New Zealand


Note that services do not run for all Carnival Cruises – Just those Listed above


Unfortunately we are unable to offer a bus service to meet other cruises at this point.


Duration of Bus Trip between Bendigo and Station Pier             – 2hrs 30 mins

Bendigo Railway Station Departure                                                 – 11.30am

Station Pier Departure                                                                            –  8.30am


The Port of Melbourne Authority will only allow us access to the Pier for a short period of time, once you disembark please go directly to the coach pickup area as directed and wait for our coach to be called up.  We will not be permitted to wait for missing passengers.


Pickup points also include:

Castlemaine, Kyneton, Woodend, Gisborne (these stops all by demand only).

Unfortunately we are not offering Pickups at Kangaroo Flat, Chewton or Malmsbury on the service to Station Pier


Fares (Return Trip) – (one way travel also available)

Prices are slightly more than Bendigo Airport Service to/from Melbourne Airport

Bendigo service – Cruise ship Shuttlebus
Fare Table
Bendigo & Castlemaine Kyneton, Woodend & Gisbourne
OW Return One Way Return
ADULT 60 114 48 88
Family – 1 Adult & up to 3 Ch 90 174 70 132
Family – 2 Adults & up to 3 Ch 120 228 96 176
Child Under 16 Years 30 60 22 44
Infants under 3 years not occupying a seat NO CHARGE
Note – no Kangaroo Flat, Chewton or Malmsbury bus stops




Bookings can be made online at www.cruiseshipshuttlebus.com.au  or www.bendigoairportservice.com.au

Alternatively you can phone the Bendigo Airport Service on 03 5444 3939 during office hours.

Bookings can also be made by your travel agent.


VERY IMPORTANT – Please ensure you enter Cabin Numbers.



Special Notes

Bookings are essential


Please note that all services require a minimum number of paying passengers.  Should this number not be met by 14 days prior to cruise commencement date, Bendigo Airport Service reserves the right to cancel the service – if this is the case, any passengers already booked on this service will be contacted immediately and all monies paid will be fully refunded.  We guarantee that if we deliver you to Station Pier at the commencement of your cruise we will operate the service to bring you home as long as you have a paid return ticket with us.