There are 6 ways to get from Adelaide to Apollo Bay by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide to North Shore Overland
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd 101 / ...

$61 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong
  3. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd 101

$50 - $70

4 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Mount Gambier
  2. Take the bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Warrnambool
  3. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd

$82 - $117

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Apollo Bay 463.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Melbourne, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL) ADL - MEL
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
  3. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd

$73 - $257

Fly to Avalon, train, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Avalon (AVV) ADL - AVV
  2. Take the train from Wyndham Vale to Geelong
  3. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd

$91 - $637

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Apollo Bay is to bus and train which costs $65 - $95 and takes 16 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Apollo Bay is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $350 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Apollo Bay is 620 km. The road distance is 741.1 km.

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It takes approximately 13 h 23 min to get from Adelaide to Apollo Bay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Apollo Bay. However, there are services departing from Adelaide and arriving at Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd via Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East and Warrnambool. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Apollo Bay, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Adelaide to Apollo Bay via Mount Gambier, Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East, and Warrnambool in around 15 h 20 min.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Adelaide to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne via Mildura
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne via Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to North Shore
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$59
Rail Saver
$83 - $89
Red Service
$95 - $105
Red Premium
$130 - $140
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Wyndham Vale to Geelong
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Gull
Phone
+61 3 5222 4966
Email
enquiries@gull.com.au
Website
gull.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
gull.com.au

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