There are 4 ways to get from Geelong to Bordertown by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from North Shore to Bordertown Overland

$55 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Information Centre/Western Hwy
  3. Take the bus from Information Centre/Western Hwy to Sweetie's Bakery/North Tce

$29 - $41

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Geelong to Bordertown 268.9 miles

$35 - $60

Bus, fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Geelong Station to Melbourne Airport
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Mount Gambier (MGB) MEL - MGB
  3. Take the bus from Mount Gambier to Bordertown

$185 - $364

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The cheapest way to get from Geelong to Bordertown is to bus which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geelong to Bordertown is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Geelong and Bordertown is 378 km. The road distance is 430.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Geelong to Bordertown, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geelong station to Bordertown. However, there are services departing from Geelong Station/Railway Tce and arriving at Sweetie's Bakery/North Tce via Ballarat and Information Centre/Western Hwy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geelong to Bordertown. However, there are services departing from Geelong and arriving at Bordertown via North Shore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Geelong, VIC, Australia and Bordertown, SA, Australia?

PTV Overland operates a train from Geelong to Bordertown twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geelong to Bordertown via Ballarat and Information Centre/Western Hwy in around 7 h 52 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Train operators
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from North Shore to Bordertown
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$59
Rail Saver
$64 - $68
Red Service
$62 - $67
Red Premium
$85 - $95
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Information Centre/Western Hwy
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Information Centre/Western Hwy to Sweetie's Bakery/North Tce
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Gull
Phone
+61 3 5222 4966
Email
enquiries@gull.com.au
Website
gull.com.au
Bus from Geelong Station to Melbourne Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
gull.com.au
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Mount Gambier to Bordertown
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au

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