There are 4 ways to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, line 402 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Geelong to Footscray Geelong - Melbourne
  2. Take the line 402 bus from Footscray Station/Irving St to Melrose St/Canning St 402

$11 - $13

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

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

$10 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo 47.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo 47.2 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Geelong, VIC, Australia and Melbourne Zoo, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo via Footscray, Footscray Station/Irving St, and Melrose St/Canning St in around 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, V-Line operates a train from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.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 to Footscray
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Footscray Station/Irving St to Melrose St/Canning St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Taxi from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo?

The distance between Geelong and Melbourne Zoo is 66 km. The road distance is 75 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo?

The cheapest way to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo?

The quickest way to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo is to taxi which takes 54 min and costs $130 - $170.

Is there a direct train between Geelong and Melbourne Zoo?

No, there is no direct train from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo. However, there are services departing from Geelong and arriving at Royal Park via Southern Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Geelong and Melbourne Zoo?

No, there is no direct bus from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo. However, there are services departing from Geelong and arriving at Melrose St/Canning St via Footscray Station/Irving St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo?

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Geelong to Melbourne Zoo, including transfers.