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There are 4 ways to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Ballarat to Footscray Melbourne - Ballarat Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the train from Footscray to Hoppers Crossing Werribee

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus, train, line 160 bus  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat to Deer Park
  2. Take the train from Deer Park to Tarneit
  3. Take the line 160 bus from Tarneit Station to Hoppers Crossing Station/Old Geelong Rd 160 / ...

$37 - $43

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing 63.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing 63.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 1h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing. However, there are services departing from Ballarat and arriving at Hoppers Crossing via Footscray. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Ballarat and Hoppers Crossing is 83 km. The road distance is 101.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing without a car is to train which takes 2h and costs $14 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing, including transfers.

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Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing train services, operated by V-Line, depart from Ballarat station.

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Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Hoppers Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing is 102 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing.

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There are 1484+ hotels available in Hoppers Crossing. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing.
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  • Distance: 51.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Ballarat, VIC, Australia and Hoppers Crossing, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing via Footscray in around 2h.

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 Footscray
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Train from Deer Park to Tarneit
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Footscray to Hoppers Crossing
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Ballarat to Deer Park
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tarneit Station to Hoppers Crossing Station/Old Geelong Rd
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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