There are 5 ways to get from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool Warrnambool - Melbourne Via Colac & Geelong

$80 - $102

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Bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Webster St/Dunlop St Ballarat - Warrnambool Via Skipton

$47 - $64

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Train, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Sunshine to Ballarat Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Webster St/Dunlop St Ballarat - Warrnambool Via Skipton

$48 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road 148.7 miles

$21 - $35

Fly  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Warrnambool (WMB) MEB - WMB

$81 - $283

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The distance between Flinders Street Station and Great Ocean Road is 209 km. The road distance is 238 km.

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The best way to get from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road without a car is to train which takes 5 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road is to train which takes 5 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 36 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Essendon Apt Airport to Warrnambool Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road is 238 km. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road.

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Sharp Aviation offers flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt Airport to Warrnambool Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Great Ocean Road. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Flinders Street Station to Melbourne Essendon Apt Airport is to line 59 tram which takes 40 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road.
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  • Distance: 130.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Flinders Street Station, VIC, Australia and Great Ocean Road, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road 4 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Flinders Street Station to Great Ocean Road via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Ballarat, and Webster St/Dunlop St in around 5 h 36 min.

Airlines
Sharp Aviation
Website
sharpairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
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 Southern Cross to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Sunshine to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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 Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Webster St/Dunlop St
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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