There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Casterton by train, bus, car or plane

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Casterton.
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  • Distance: 196.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Casterton, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Casterton via Ballarat in around 6 h.

Airlines
Sharp Aviation
Website
sharpairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool
Avg. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Portland via Warrnambool
Avg. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $230
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mount Gambier
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Train operators
V-Line
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ballarat to Wathen St/Henty St
Avg. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Casterton Memorial Hospital/Russell St
Avg. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Wathen St/Henty St
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Wathen St/Henty St
Avg. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Ballarat
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne to Casterton?

The distance between Melbourne and Casterton is 314 km. The road distance is 356 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Casterton?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Casterton is to train and bus which costs $40 and takes 5 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne to Casterton?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Casterton is to drive which takes 4 h 12 min and costs $50.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne and Casterton?

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Casterton. However, there are services departing from Melbourne and arriving at Wathen St/Henty St via Ballarat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne to Casterton?

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Melbourne to Casterton, including transfers.