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There are 5 ways to get from Adelaide to Stawell by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Firefly Express  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Stawell Fe81

$35 - $45

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Train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Adelaide to Stawell Overland

$55 - $75

Bus V-Line  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Coonalpyn
  2. Take the bus from BP Roadhouse/North Tce to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave
  3. Take the bus from Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave to Stawell

$43 - $61

Drive  •  5h 27m

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Stawell 308.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL) ADL - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Stawell

$77 - $295

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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Stawell is to bus which costs $50 - $65 and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Stawell is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 5h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Adelaide and arriving at Stawell. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Adelaide and arriving at Stawell. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 6h 54m.

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The distance between Adelaide and Stawell is 444 km. The road distance is 493.4 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Stawell without a car is to bus which takes 6h 20m and costs $50 - $65.

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The bus from Adelaide to Stawell takes 6h 20m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Adelaide to Stawell bus services, operated by Firefly Express, depart from Adelaide station.

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Adelaide to Stawell train services, operated by PTV Overland, depart from Adelaide station.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Stawell is to bus which takes 6h 20m and costs $50 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $110 and takes 6h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Adelaide to Stawell.
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  • Distance: 277.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 20m

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

Firefly Express operates a bus from Adelaide to Stawell once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 6h 20m. Alternatively, PTV Overland operates a train from Adelaide to Stawell twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 6h 54m.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne via Mildura
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Adelaide to Melbourne via Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to Stawell
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
Public Transport Victoria
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$66 - $71
Red Service
$68 - $74
Red Premium
$90 - $100
Train from Southern Cross to Stawell
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Public Transport Victoria
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$50 - $53
Red Service
$40 - $44
Red Premium
$56 - $60
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Stawell
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Stawell
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Premier Stateliner
Phone
1300 851 345
Email
reservations@premierstateliner.com.au
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Coonalpyn
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from BP Roadhouse/North Tce to Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave to Stawell
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/

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The quickest flight from Adelaide Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Adelaide to Stawell bus services, operated by Firefly Express, arrive at Stawell station.

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Stawell is 30m ahead of Adelaide. It is currently 9:47 AM in Adelaide and 10:17 AM in Stawell.

Adelaide to Stawell train services, operated by PTV Overland, arrive at Stawell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Adelaide to Stawell is 493 km. It takes approximately 5h 27m to drive from Adelaide to Stawell.

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Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, Regional Express and two other airlines offer flights from Adelaide Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Stawell. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Adelaide Airport is to bus which takes 18m and costs $4.

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