There are 3 ways to get from Lorne to Melbourne by bus, train 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.

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Bus, train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Geelong Station/Railway Tce Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Apollo Bay / ...
  2. Take the train from Geelong to Southern Cross Melbourne - Geelong / ...

$7 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Geelong Station/Railway Tce Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Apollo Bay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station to Melbourne Airport

$40 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Lorne to Melbourne 89.3 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Lorne to Melbourne is to bus and train which costs $9 - $20 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lorne to Melbourne is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Lorne and Melbourne is 118 km. The road distance is 142.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Lorne to Melbourne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lorne to Melbourne. However, there are services departing from Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd and arriving at Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St via Geelong Station and Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Lorne, VIC, Australia and Melbourne, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Lorne to Melbourne via Geelong Station/Railway Tce, Geelong Station, Melbourne Airport, and Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr in around 4 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 Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Geelong Station/Railway Tce
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Geelong Station/Railway Tce
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
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

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