There are 4 ways to get from Ballarat to Watergardens Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

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

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus, line 460 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballarat to Melton Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the line 460 bus from Caroline Springs Station/Christies Rd to Watergardens Station/Watergardens Circuit Rd 460

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ballarat to Watergardens Station 57.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Ballarat to Watergardens Station 57.3 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ballarat to Watergardens Station is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ballarat to Watergardens Station is to taxi which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $160 - $200.

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The distance between Ballarat and Watergardens Station is 83 km. The road distance is 92 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Ballarat to Watergardens Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Ballarat to Watergardens Station. However, there are services departing from Ballarat and arriving at Watergardens via Sunshine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Ballarat, VIC, Australia and Watergardens Station, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Ballarat to Watergardens Station hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ballarat to Watergardens Station via Melton, Caroline Springs, and Caroline Springs Station/Christies Rd in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Ballarat to Melton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Caroline Springs Station/Christies Rd to Watergardens Station/Watergardens Circuit Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Ballarat to Watergardens Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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