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There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Warragul Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Warragul to Tarwin Lower

$116 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Neals Rd/Meeniyan - Promontory Rd Melbourne - Yarram Via Koo Wee Rup & Leongatha

$36 - $46

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Dandenong Cranbourne / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dandenong to Ramsay Bvd/The Esplanade Cowes or Inverloch - Melbourne Via Koo Wee Rup & Dandenong

$39 - $50

Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower 104.5 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 2h 5m.

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The distance between Melbourne and Tarwin Lower is 126 km. The road distance is 167.2 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 53m and costs $160 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Tarwin Lower is 167 km. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Tarwin Lower. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower.
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  • Distance: 79 miles
  • Duration: 2h 53m

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Tarwin Lower, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a bus from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 35m.

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 Flinders Street to Warragul
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus 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
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Neals Rd/Meeniyan - Promontory Rd
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Dandenong to Ramsay Bvd/The Esplanade
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Other operators
Taxi from Warragul to Tarwin Lower
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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