There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Blackwood by train, taxi, night bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballan Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Ballan to Blackwood

$35 - $47

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballan Police Station/Old Melbourne Rd Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton

$36 - $48

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Blackwood 55.1 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Blackwood 55.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Blackwood is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Blackwood is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Blackwood is 69 km. The road distance is 88.2 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Melbourne to Blackwood, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Blackwood, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Blackwood. However, you can take the train to Ballan then take the taxi to Blackwood. Alternatively, V-Line operates a vehicle from Melbourne to Blackwood 4 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballan Police Station/Old Melbourne Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Ballan to Blackwood
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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