There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi by train, bus, 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

Train, bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Dandenong Cranbourne / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr Cowes or Inverloch - Melbourne Via Koo Wee Rup & Dandenong

$25 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Dandenong 901
  2. Take the bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr Cowes or Inverloch - Melbourne Via Koo Wee Rup & Dandenong

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 600 bus, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 600 bus from St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St to Cheltenham 600 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr Cowes or Inverloch - Melbourne Via Koo Wee Rup & Dandenong

$25 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi 99.5 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Wonthaggi 99.5 miles

$350 - $490

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi via Fitzroy Street St Kilda, St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St, Cheltenham, and Dandenong in around 5 h 40 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Wonthaggi
Estimated price
$350 - $490

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Wonthaggi is 123 km. The road distance is 159 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi is to bus which costs $13 - $19 and takes 6 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi is to drive which takes 1 h 57 min and costs $18 - $28.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport Purple zone and arriving at Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr via St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St, Cheltenham and Dandenong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi, including transfers.