There are 4 ways to get from Adelaide to Hamilton by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Mt Gambier - Melbourne Via Hamilton & Ballarat

$68 - $96

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Overland
  2. Warrnambool - Melbourne Via Ararat & Hamilton

$70 - $96

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. 318 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. ADL - MGB

$152 - $211

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

You can take a bus from Adelaide to Hamilton via Mount Gambier and Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East in around 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to Ararat
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$60
Rail Saver
$73 - $78
Red Service
$76 - $82
Red Premium
$105 - $115
Bus operators
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
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ararat to Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Adelaide and Hamilton is 438 km. The road distance is 509 km.

The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Hamilton is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 5 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Hamilton is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $200 - $280.

No, there is no direct bus from Adelaide to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Adelaide and arriving at Hamilton Station/Station St via Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 35 min to get from Adelaide to Hamilton, including transfers.