There are 5 ways to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ballarat to Sunshine Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the train from Sunshine to Lara Melbourne - Geelong

$26 - $34

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat to Geelong Station/Railway Tce Melbourne - Adelaide Via Geelong, Ballarat & Horsham / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geelong to Avalon Airport

$18 - $24

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Taxi  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) 62.8 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) 62.8 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take a town car from Ballarat to Avalon Airport 62.8 miles

$40 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV). However, there are services departing from Ballarat and arriving at Avalon Airport via Geelong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Ballarat and Avalon Airport (AVV) is 75 km. The road distance is 100.4 km.

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The best way to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV), including transfers.

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Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Ballarat station.

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The best way to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $35 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $35 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) bus services, operated by Avalon Airport Shuttle, arrive at Avalon Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) is 100 km. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV).

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Map of how to get from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV).
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  • Distance: 46.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) via Sunshine and Lara in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV) via Geelong Station/Railway Tce and Geelong in around 2 h 30 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 Ballarat to Sunshine
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Sunshine to Lara
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus 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
Bus from Ballarat to Geelong Station/Railway Tce
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Ballarat to Avalon Airport (AVV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ballarat to Avalon Airport
Estimated price
$40 - $140

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