There are 5 ways to get from Geelong to Hamilton by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Ballarat Melbourne - Adelaide Via Geelong, Ballarat & Horsham / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St Mt Gambier - Melbourne Via Hamilton & Ballarat

$18 - $25

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Train, bus via Warrnambool  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Geelong to Warrnambool Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac
  2. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Hamilton Station/Station St Casterton - Melbourne Via Hamilton & Warrnambool / ...

$20 - $28

Train, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Geelong to Deer Park
  2. Take the train from Deer Park to Ballarat
  3. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St

$22 - $32

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Geelong to Hamilton 145.8 miles

$20 - $30

Train, fly, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Geelong to Southern Cross
  2. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Warrnambool (WMB) MEB - WMB
  3. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Hamilton Station/Station St

$62 - $259

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geelong to Hamilton is to bus which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geelong to Hamilton is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Geelong and Hamilton is 210 km. The road distance is 233.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Geelong to Hamilton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geelong station to Hamilton station. However, there are services departing from Geelong Station/Railway Tce and arriving at Hamilton Station/Station St via Ballarat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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

You can take a bus from Geelong to Hamilton via Ballarat in around 4 h 50 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
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Geelong to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Geelong to Deer Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Deer Park to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Geelong to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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