There are 2 ways to get from Melbourne to Camperdown by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Camperdown Warrnambool - Melbourne Via Colac & Geelong

$12 - $18

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Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Camperdown 122.7 miles

$17 - $26

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southern Cross and arriving at Camperdown. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Camperdown is 166 km. The road distance is 196.3 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Camperdown without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs .

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The train from Southern Cross to Camperdown takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Melbourne to Camperdown train services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross station.

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Melbourne to Camperdown train services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Camperdown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Camperdown is 196 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Melbourne to Camperdown.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Camperdown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Camperdown.
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  • Distance: 103.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

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

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Camperdown 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train 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
Train from Southern Cross to Camperdown
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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