Travel within Australia is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in ?

Book now

There are 4 ways to get from Footscray to Grampians National Park by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 35m

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

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Ballarat  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Footscray to Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Stawell
  3. Take the bus from Stawell to Brambuk the National Park and Cultural Centre/Grampians Rd

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Ararat station Fe80
  2. Take the bus from Ararat to Information Centre/Grampians Rd Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Ararat & Hamilton

Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Footscray to Grampians National Park 263.1 km

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Footscray to Grampians National Park is to drive, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3h 17m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Footscray to Grampians National Park is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3h 17m.

More details

The distance between Footscray and Grampians National Park is 230 km. The road distance is 263.1 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Footscray to Grampians National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 35m and costs $70 - $95.

More details

It takes approximately 4h 35m to get from Footscray to Grampians National Park, including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Footscray to Grampians National Park is 263 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Footscray to Grampians National Park.

Get driving directions

There are 43+ hotels available in Grampians National Park. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Footscray to Grampians National Park.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 230.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 35m

What companies run services between Footscray, VIC, Australia and Grampians National Park, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Footscray to Grampians National Park via Jeffcott St/Spencer St, Melbourne, Ararat, and Information Centre/Grampians Rd in around 7h 3m.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Footscray to Ararat
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$25 - $35
Train from Footscray to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$15 - $20
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. 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 coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
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
$5 - $8
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$5 - $8
Bus from Ballarat to Stawell
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$13 - $19
Bus from Stawell to Brambuk the National Park and Cultural Centre/Grampians Rd
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$3 - $6
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Ararat station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$58 - $64
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

Want to know more about travelling around Australia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.