CountryLink offers three XPLORER rail services daily from Sydney to Canberra.
A daily service from Canberra to Cootamundra connects with the XPT to Melbourne and other coach services at Cootamundra.
Coaches connect at Canberra to take you to Bombala and Eden on the South Coast via Cooma.
Check Countrylink’s website for special tour offers.
V/Line offers a Canberra Link service daily rail/coach link from Melbourne to Canberra via Albury. Capital Link (V/Line) operates two services a week rail/coach from Melbourne to Canberra (via Gippsland, Bairnsdale, Lakes Entrance and Cooma). A third service operates during Victorian school holidays. Tickets can be purchased over the phone, via the internet, or from the Countrylink counter at the Canberra Railway Station.