There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool by bus, plane, train, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Line 478 bus, fly  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 478 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Airport West SC/Louis St
  2. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Warrnambool (WMB) MEB - WMB

$51 - $243

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat Mildura - Melbourne Via Donald & Ballarat / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Warrnambool Warrnambool - Ballarat Via Skipton

$33 - $43

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
  2. Take the train from Geelong to Warrnambool Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac

$37 - $43

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool 171.2 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool is to line 478 bus and fly which costs $65 - $330 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Warrnambool is 221 km. The road distance is 273.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Warrnambool via Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Ballarat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool. However, you can take the line 478 bus to Airport West SC/Louis St, take the walk to 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave, take the line 59 tram to 51-Bradshaw St/Keilor Rd, take the walk to Melbourne Essendon Apt airport, fly to Warrnambool, then take the taxi to Warrnambool. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Warrnambool via Geelong Station and Geelong in around 4 h 37 min.

Airlines
Sharp Aviation
Website
sharpairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Train operators
V-Line
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Airport West SC/Louis St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
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
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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