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

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Train  •  2 h

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

$10 - $13

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Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h 9 min

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

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  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 1 h 9 min.

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

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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 2 h.

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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 2 h and costs $14 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2 h 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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The best way to get from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing is to train which takes 2 h and costs $14 - $18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $14 - $19 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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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 1 h 9 min to drive from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing.

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  • Distance: 51.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

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 2 h. Alternatively, V-Line operates a bus from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 55 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.

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Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Ballarat to Footscray
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Footscray to Hoppers Crossing
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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 Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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Taxi from Ballarat to Hoppers Crossing
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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