From Melbourne: Harrietville is a 4-hour drive from Melbourne. Take the Hume Highway and exit at the Myrtleford / Beechworth sign. Follow the signs to Myrtleford, and then follow the signs to Bright. Harrietville is 25km from Bright towards Mt Hotham on the Great Alpine Road. Harrietville is the last town this side of Mt Hotham.
From Sydney: Take the Hume Highway to Albury-Wodonga and follow the snow signs to Yackandandah then turn off to Myrtleford. At Myrtleford turn left onto the Great Alpine Road. Follow the signs to Bright and then on to Harrietville.
Buses also run to Harrietville.