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There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballan Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballan to Fifth St/Hepburn Springs Rd Ballan - Hepburn Springs Via Daylesford

$6 - $9

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballan Ballarat - Melbourne Via Melton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballan to Fifth St/Hepburn Springs Rd Ballan - Hepburn Springs Via Daylesford

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs 72 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs 72 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs is to train and bus which costs $8 - $13 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs is to taxi which costs $210 - $250 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Fifth St/Hepburn Springs Rd via Ballan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Hepburn Springs is 91 km. The road distance is 115.2 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $8 - $13.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Hepburn Springs bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St station.

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Melbourne to Hepburn Springs bus services, operated by PTV Regional Transit, arrive at Fifth St/Hepburn Springs Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Hepburn Springs is 115 km. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs.

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There are 389+ hotels available in Hepburn Springs. Prices start at $106 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs.
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  • Distance: 57.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Hepburn Springs, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs via Ballan in around 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 Ballan
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballan to Fifth St/Hepburn Springs Rd
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballan
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Hepburn Springs
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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