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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

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

$25 - $31

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 11 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 Mantra Lorne 95.4 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Mantra Lorne 95.4 miles

$330 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mantra 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 Mantra 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 Mantra Lorne is 123 km. The road distance is 152.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mantra Lorne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mantra Lorne. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd via Geelong Station/Railway Tce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mantra Lorne via Geelong Station, Geelong Station/Railway Tce, and Lorne Visitor Centre/Great Ocean Rd in around 3 h 35 min.

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
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 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

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 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 Mantra Lorne
Estimated price
$330 - $460

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