There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Heywood by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac
  2. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy Melbourne - Mount Gambier Via Geelong & Warrnambool

$27 - $38

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St
  3. Take the bus from Hamilton Station/Station St to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy

$21 - $31

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Heywood 221 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Portland  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Portland (PTJ) MEB - PTJ

$79 - $293

Fly Melbourne to Mount Gambier, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Mount Gambier (MGB) MEL - MGB
  2. Take the bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy

$150 - $317

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Warrnambool (WMB) MEB - WMB
  2. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy

$56 - $252

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Heywood is to night bus and bus which costs $28 - $45 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Heywood is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Heywood is 295 km. The road distance is 353.7 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Melbourne to Heywood, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Heywood. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Lindsay St/Princes Hwy via Ballarat and Hamilton Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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

Sharp Aviation flies from Melbourne to Heywood once daily.

Airlines
Sharp Aviation
Website
sharpairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Portland via Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $230
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Melbourne to Mount Gambier
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Hamilton Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Hamilton Station/Station St to Lindsay St/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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