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There are 3 ways to get from Frankston to Geelong by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Southern Cross Frankston
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong Melbourne - Geelong / ...

$8 - $11

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Taxi  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankston to Geelong 72.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Frankston to Geelong 72.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Frankston to Geelong is to train which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankston to Geelong is to taxi which costs $210 - $250 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankston to Geelong. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Geelong via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Frankston and Geelong is 67 km. The road distance is 115.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankston to Geelong without a car is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Frankston to Geelong, including transfers.

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Frankston to Geelong train services, operated by Metro, depart from Frankston station.

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Frankston to Geelong train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Geelong station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankston to Geelong is 115 km. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Frankston to Geelong.

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There are 155+ hotels available in Geelong. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankston to Geelong.
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  • Distance: 41.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Frankston, VIC, Australia and Geelong, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Frankston to Geelong via Southern Cross in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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 Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Frankston to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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