Time Tables
Murray Valley Coaches Ltd

| July 1952 | February 1954 | September 1954 | April 1955 | August 1955|

The following time tables have been extracted from newspaper advertisements in The Riverlander, the monthly magazine of the Murray Valley Development League.


Schedule effective July 1952

From To Departs
Mildura Adelaide Both ways daily except Sundays
Departs Adelaide 7:30 am
Departs Mildura 8:30 am
  Swan Hill Both ways daily including Sundays
Departs Mildura 12:45 pm
Departs Swan Hill 10:00 am
  Broken Hill Leaves Mildura 9:15 am Sunday and Wednesday
Leaves Broken Hill 9:00 am Monday and Thursday
  Bendigo Leaves Mildura 8:30am Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Leaves Bendigo 1:00pm Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday
  Local Tours To Sunraysia. Also Hire Car Service
Albury Canberra and Sydney Leaves Albury 8:45 am Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday Leaves Canberra 9:00 am Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  Mt Buffalo Every Saturday, Leaves Albury 8:00 am Leaves Buffalo 2:45 pm
  Corryong Leaves Albury 4:00pm Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Leaves Corryong 7:30am Monday, Wednesday, Friday
  Swan Hill Both ways daily including Saturday
Departs Albury 8:50 am
Departs Swan Hill 8:30 am
  Local Tours Hume Weir and district

Source: 'Here's what M.V.C. service means!"
Advertisement in The Riverlander vol. 7, August 1952, p. 15.
Courtesy Dirk Spennemann, Albury


Schedule effective 1 February 1954

From To Departs Returns
Adelaide Mildura MON, TUE, THU, SAT MON, WED, FRI, SAT
Mildura Echuca MON, WED, FRI, SAT SUN, TUE, THU, SAT
Echuca Albury SUN, MON, TUE, THU, SAT SUN, MON, WED, FRI, SAT
Albury Canberra SUN, TUE, THU, SAT SUN, MON, WED, FRI
Canberra Sydney MON, WED, THU, FRI, SAT SUN, TUE, THU, FRI, SAT

Source: “Murray Valley Coaches announce Permanent Schedules commencing on February 1st!”
Advertisement in The Riverlander vol. 9, February 1954, p. 28.
Courtesy Dirk Spennemann, Albury


Schedule effective September 1954

From To Departs Returns
Adelaide Mildura departs Adelaide 7:30am MON, TUE, THU, SAT
    departs Mildura 8:30 am MON, WED, FRI, SAT
Mildura Kerang departs Mildura 8:30 am MON, WED, FRI
    departs Kerang 8:00am TUE, THU, SAT
Albury Kerang departs Albury 8:00 am MON, WED, THU, FRI, SAT
    departs Kerang 9:45 am TUE, THU, FRI, SAT, SUN
  Mt Buffalo departs Albury 8:00 am SAT
    departs Mt Buffalo 2:45 pm SAT
  Local Tours Hume Weir and district daily

Source: “Here’s what M.V.C. service means!”
Advertisement in The Riverlander vol. 10, September 1954, p. 30.
Courtesy Dirk Spennemann, Albury


Schedule effective April 1955
Normal schedule

From To Departs Returns
Adelaide Mildura departs Adelaide 8:00 am arrives Mildura 5:30pm MON, TUE, THU, SAT
    departs Mildura 8:45 am arrives Adelaide 5:15 pm MON, WED, FRI, SAT
Mildura Swan Hill departs Mildura 9:30 am arrives Swan Hill 2:45 pm MON, WED, FRI
    departs Swan Hill 10:30am arrives Mildura 3:45 pm TUE, THU, SAT
Albury Swan Hill departs Albury 8:00 am arrives Swan Hill 5:30 pm MON, WED, THU, FRI, SAT
    departs Swan Hill 8:30 am arrives Albury 6 pm TUE, THU, FRI, SAT, SUN
    Trains from Sydney are met at Albury Railway Station at 7:30 am  

Source: “Murray Valley Coaches Announce New Permanent Schedules!”
Advertisement in The Riverlander vol. 10, April 1955, back cover.
Courtesy Dirk Spennemann, Albury


Schedule effective August 1955
Normal schedule

From To Departs Returns
Adelaide Mildura Adelaide 8:00 am MON, TUE, THU, SAT
    Mildura 8:45 am MON, WED, FRI, SAT
Mildura Swan Hill Mildura 9:30 am MON, WED, FRI
    Swan Hill 10:30am TUE, THU, SAT
Albury Swan Hill Albury 8 am MON, WED, THU, FRI, SAT
    Swan Hill 8:30 am TUE, THU, FRI, SAT, SUN
Albury Mt Buffalo Albury 8:00 am SAT
    Mt Buffalo 2:45 pm SAT

Economy Express

From To Departs
Adelaide Mildura departs Adelaide 9:00 am; arrives Mildura 4:15 pm, Wednesdays and Fridays
    departs Mildura 9:00 am; arrives Adelaide 3:15 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays
    Fares: Single: 60/-, Return 114/-

Source: “Murray Valley Coaches New Economy Express!”
Advertisement in The Riverlander vol. 10, August 1955, back cover.
Courtesy Dirk Spennemann, Albury