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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat Melbourne - Ballarat Via Melton / ...

$22 - $27

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill 69.4 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Sovereign Hill 69.4 miles

$260 - $360

Shuttle  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Ballarat

$28 - $36

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to Ballarat, take the walk to Ballarat Station/Lydiard St N, then take the line 21 bus to Peake St/Grant St. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Sovereign Hill.

Train operators
V-Line
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Airport Shuttlebus
Phone
+613 5333 4181
Email
info@airportshuttlebus.com.au
Website
airportshuttlebus.com.au
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
airportshuttlebus.com.au
Book at
airportshuttlebus.com.au
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Sovereign Hill
Estimated price
$260 - $360

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill?

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Sovereign Hill is 87 km. The road distance is 111 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 1 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs $13 - $19.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill?

It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sovereign Hill, including transfers.