There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Great Otway National Park by train, taxi, bus or car

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, taxi  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac

$121 - $154

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Geelong - Melbourne / ...
  2. 101 / ...

$36 - $55

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. 101 / ...

$69 - $86

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. 129.8 miles

$18 - $27

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Great Otway National Park, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Great Otway National Park via Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, Melbourne Airport, Geelong Station, Geelong Station/Railway Tce, and Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd in around 6 h 8 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Colac
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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
$25
Schedules at
gull.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Colac to Great Otway National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Great Otway National Park is 163 km. The road distance is 208 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Great Otway National Park is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 2 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Great Otway National Park is to drive which takes 2 h 44 min and costs $24 - $40.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Melbourne to Great Otway National Park, including transfers.