There are 4 ways to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Ballarat to Ararat Ararat - Melbourne Via Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Ararat & Hamilton

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus PTV Regional Transit  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat Base Hospital/Sturt St to Stawell Ballarat - Stawell Via Beaufort & Ararat
  2. Take the bus from Stawell to Tim's Place/Grampians Rd Stawell - Stawell Via Halls Gap > Pomonal

$3 - $4

2 alternative options

Bus V-Line  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat to Ararat Ararat - Melbourne Via Ballarat / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Ararat & Hamilton

$5 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Ballarat to Halls Gap 88.4 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between Ballarat, VIC, Australia and Halls Gap, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Ballarat to Halls Gap via Ararat in around 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Ararat
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat Base Hospital/Sturt St to Stawell
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Stawell to Tim's Place/Grampians Rd
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ballarat to Halls Gap?

The distance between Ballarat and Halls Gap is 127 km. The road distance is 142 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap?

The cheapest way to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap is to bus which costs $4 - $6 and takes 3 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap?

The quickest way to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap is to drive which takes 1 h 37 min and costs $16 - $25.

Is there a direct bus between Ballarat and Halls Gap?

No, there is no direct bus from Ballarat to Halls Gap. However, there are services departing from Ballarat and arriving at Information Centre/Grampians Rd via Ararat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap?

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Ballarat to Halls Gap, including transfers.