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There are 4 ways to get from Mansfield to Lorne by bus, train, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train via Geelong  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the bus from MMBL Depot/High St to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong
  3. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd 101

$19 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the bus from MMBL Depot/High St to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong
  3. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd 101

$18 - $31

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from MMBL Depot/High St to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to South Geelong
  3. Take the bus from South Geelong Station/Yarra St to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd 101

$19 - $28

Drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Drive from Mansfield to Lorne 216.1 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Mansfield to Lorne is to bus and train which costs $26 - $40 and takes 7h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Mansfield to Lorne is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mansfield to Lorne. However, there are services departing from MMBL Depot/High St and arriving at Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Geelong Station/Railway Tce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 2m.

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The distance between Mansfield and Lorne is 249 km. The road distance is 345.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Lorne without a car is to bus and train which takes 7h 3m and costs $26 - $50.

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It takes approximately 7h 3m to get from Mansfield to Lorne, including transfers.

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Mansfield to Lorne bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from MMBL Depot/High St station.

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Mansfield to Lorne bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mansfield to Lorne is 346 km. It takes approximately 4h 1m to drive from Mansfield to Lorne.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Lorne. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Lorne.
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  • Distance: 155.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 3m

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

There is no direct connection from Mansfield to Lorne. However, you can take the bus to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to Geelong, take the walk to Geelong Station/Railway Tce, then take the bus to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mansfield to Lorne via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Southern Cross, South Geelong, and South Geelong Station/Yarra St in around 7h 35m.

Train operators
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
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Train from Southern Cross to South Geelong
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus operators
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
Bus from MMBL Depot/High St to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Public Transport Victoria
Bus from South Geelong Station/Yarra St to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Public Transport Victoria

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