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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 20m

  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

$23 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 25m

  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

Bus via Frankston Station/Fletcher Rd  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston Peninsula Express
  2. Take the bus from Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr Cowes or Inverloch - Melbourne Via Koo Wee Rup & Dandenong

$22 - $51

Drive  •  1h 57m

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

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1h 57m

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

$330 - $460

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi is to bus which costs $14 - $20 and takes 6h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 1h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr via Frankston Station/Fletcher Rd and Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 3m.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Wonthaggi is 123 km. The road distance is 159.2 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 20m and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi is 159 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi.

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There are 149+ hotels available in Wonthaggi. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wonthaggi.
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  • Distance: 76.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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 Frankston, Frankston Station/Fletcher Rd, Cranbourne Park SC/High St, and Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St in around 5h 3m.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus 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
Bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Wonthaggi
Estimated price
$330 - $460

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