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There are 5 ways to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island by train, shuttle, bus, car or towncar

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  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Lara to Southern Cross
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Frankston
  3. Take the train from Frankston to Stony Point

$162 - $197

Cheapest option

Avalon Express, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Avalon Airport to Southern Cross Avalon Express
  2. Take the bus from Fountain Gate Shopping Centre/Overland Dr to Thompson Ave/Chapel St Fountain Gate - Cowes Via Pakenham & San Remo

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Avalon Express, train, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Avalon Airport to Werribee Station
  2. Take the train from Werribee to Flinders Street
  3. Take the train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
  4. Take the bus from Dandenong to Thompson Ave/Chapel St

$24 - $33

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island 119.5 miles

$17 - $25

Towncar  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take a town car from Avalon Airport to Phillip Island 119.5 miles

$40 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island is to Avalon Express and bus which costs $25 - $35 and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Avalon Airport (AVV) and Phillip Island is 83 km. The road distance is 191.2 km.

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The best way to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $220 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island is 191 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island.

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There are 171+ hotels available in Phillip Island. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island.
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  • Distance: 52.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Avalon Airport (AVV), Australia and Phillip Island, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Avalon Airport (AVV) to Phillip Island via Lara, Southern Cross, Frankston, and Stony Point in around 5 h 20 min.

Train operators
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 Lara to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Frankston to Stony Point
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Train from Werribee to Flinders Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Shuttle from Avalon Airport to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Skybus
Shuttle from Avalon Airport to Werribee Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Fountain Gate Shopping Centre/Overland Dr to Thompson Ave/Chapel St
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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 Dandenong to Thompson Ave/Chapel St
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Avalon Airport to Phillip Island
Estimated price
$40 - $140

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