Directions from Melbourne to Portland

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac
  2. Melbourne - Mount Gambier Via Geelong & Warrnambool

$25 - $36

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  7 h 10 min

$22 - $31

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. 230.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Portland  •  13 h 17 min

  1. MEB - PTJ

$54 - $264

Fly Melbourne Essendon Apt to Warrnambool, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. MEB - WMB

$54 - $250

Fly Melbourne to Mount Gambier, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. MEL - MGB

$153 - $321

Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Portland is 300 km. The road distance is 369 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Portland is to night bus and bus which costs $28 - $45 and takes 7 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Portland is to drive which takes 4 h 18 min and costs $40 - $65.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Portland. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St via Ballarat and Hamilton Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Melbourne to Portland, including transfers.

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

Sharp Aviation flies from Melbourne to Portland 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 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Warrnambool to Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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 Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Hamilton Station/Station St to Henty Street Bus Interchange/Henty St
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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