There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower by train, taxi, bus 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, taxi  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Melbourne - Traralgon Via Pakenham, Moe & Morwell / ...

$127 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Melbourne - Yarram Via Koo Wee Rup & Leongatha

$39 - $49

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Pakenham / ...
  2. Cowes or Inverloch - Melbourne Via Koo Wee Rup & Dandenong

$41 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 104.5 miles

$14 - $22

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 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Flinders Street to Warragul
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Neals Rd/Meeniyan - Promontory Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Dandenong to Ramsay Bvd/The Esplanade
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Taxi from Warragul to Tarwin Lower
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Tarwin Lower is 126 km. The road distance is 167 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower is to drive which takes 2 h 5 min and costs $19 - $29.

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Melbourne to Tarwin Lower, including transfers.