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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac
  2. Take the bus from Warrnambool to Surf Club/Tregea St Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Apollo Bay / ...

$19 - $32

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd 101
  3. Take the bus from Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Surf Club/Tregea St

$13 - $27

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Warrnambool Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac
  2. Take the bus from Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St to Surf Club/Tregea St Warrnambool - Timboon Via Port Campbell

$20 - $28

Train, bus via Geelong Station/Railway Tce  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd 101
  3. Take the bus from Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Surf Club/Tregea St

$13 - $27

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Port Campbell 142.9 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Warrnambool (WMB) MEB - WMB
  2. Take the bus from Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St to Surf Club/Tregea St

$48 - $242

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Port Campbell is to night bus and bus which costs $17 - $40 and takes 7 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Port Campbell is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Port Campbell is 194 km. The road distance is 228.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Melbourne to Port Campbell, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Port Campbell. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Surf Club/Tregea St via Geelong Station/Railway Tce and Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Port Campbell, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Port Campbell. However, you can take the train to Warrnambool then take the bus to Surf Club/Tregea St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne to Port Campbell via Warrnambool, Warrnambool Station/Merri St, and Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St in around 5 h 52 min.

Airlines
Sharp Aviation
Website
sharpairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
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
$17 - $25
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
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Surf Club/Tregea St
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
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
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Visitor Information Centre/Great Ocean Rd to Surf Club/Tregea St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Warrnambool Station/Merri St to Surf Club/Tregea St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St to Surf Club/Tregea St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
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

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