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There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Millicent by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Melbourne to Mount Gambier, bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Mount Gambier (MGB) MEL - MGB
  2. Take the bus from Mount Gambier to Millicent

$150 - $311

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Train, bus V-Line  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
  3. Take the bus from Mount Gambier to Millicent

$39 - $55

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Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Portland, bus  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Portland (PTJ) MEB - PTJ
  2. Take the bus from Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
  3. Take the bus from Mount Gambier to Millicent

$72 - $290

Bus V-Line  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
  3. Take the bus from Mount Gambier to Millicent

$40 - $56

Train PTV Overland, bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bordertown Overland
  2. Take the bus from Bordertown to Millicent

$81 - $111

Bus Firefly Express  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne to Horsham
  2. Take the bus from Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave to McRae St/Robertson St
  3. Take the bus from Naracoorte to Millicent

$54 - $70

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Millicent 295.7 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Millicent is to train and bus which costs $55 - $80 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Millicent is to fly and bus which costs $210 - $440 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Millicent. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Millicent via Ballarat and Mount Gambier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Millicent is 406 km. The road distance is 473.1 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Millicent without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 2 min and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Melbourne to Millicent, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Mount Gambier Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Melbourne to Millicent bus services, operated by Premier Stateliner, arrive at Millicent station.

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Millicent is 30 min behind Melbourne. It is currently 4:06 PM in Melbourne and 3:36 PM in Millicent.

Map of how to get from Melbourne to Millicent.
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  • Distance: 253.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Millicent, SA, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Millicent via Ballarat, Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East, and Mount Gambier in around 8 h 2 min.

Airlines
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
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
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 Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bordertown
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$57
Rail Saver
$65 - $70
Red Service
$67 - $72
Red Premium
$90 - $100
Bus operators
Premier Stateliner
Phone
1300 851 345
Email
reservations@premierstateliner.com.au
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Mount Gambier to Millicent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Bordertown to Millicent
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Naracoorte to Millicent
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.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 Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Tourist Information Centre/Jubilee Hwy East
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Melbourne to Horsham
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Coach Terminal/24 Roberts Ave to McRae St/Robertson St
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Millicent is 473 km. It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to drive from Melbourne to Millicent.

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Regional Express offers flights from Melbourne Airport to Mount Gambier Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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