There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale by train, bus, taxi 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, line 56 bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong Geelong - Melbourne / ...
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Santa Monica Bvd/Shell Rd 56

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, line 56 bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong Geelong - Melbourne
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Pico Ave/Fellows Rd 56

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale 63.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale 63.2 miles

$9 - $13

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Point Lonsdale, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale via Geelong and Geelong Station/Railway Tce in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
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 Santa Monica Bvd/Shell Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Pico Ave/Fellows Rd
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Point Lonsdale is 59 km. The road distance is 101 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale is to train and line 56 bus which costs $8 - $13 and takes 2 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale is to taxi which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $180 - $220.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Pico Ave/Fellows Rd via Geelong Station/Railway Tce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Melbourne to Point Lonsdale, including transfers.