There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd 101 / ...

$25 - $31

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong Melbourne - Geelong / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd 101 / ...

$19 - $28

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne 95.5 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Lorne 95.5 miles

$340 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Lorne is 123 km. The road distance is 152.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd via Geelong Station/Railway Tce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Lorne, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lorne via Geelong Station and Geelong Station/Railway Tce in around 3 h 34 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Bus operators
Gull
Phone
+61 3 5222 4966
Email
enquiries@gull.com.au
Website
gull.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
gull.com.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Hotel/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Lorne
Estimated price
$340 - $460

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