There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Timboon by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Camperdown Melbourne - Warrnambool Via Geelong & Colac
  2. Take the bus from Camperdown to Timboon-Curdievale Rd/Timboon-Nullawarre Rd Camperdown - Timboon Via Camperdown - Cobden Rd

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat Melbourne - Mildura Via Ballarat & Donald / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Camperdown Warrnambool - Ballarat Via Skipton

$18 - $28

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Timboon 135.2 miles

$19 - $28

Fly, bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to Warrnambool (WMB) MEB - WMB
  2. Take the bus from Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St to Timboon-Curdievale Rd/Timboon-Nullawarre Rd

$50 - $243

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Timboon. However, you can take the train to Camperdown then take the bus to Timboon-Curdievale Rd/Timboon-Nullawarre Rd. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne to Timboon via Ballarat and Camperdown in around 6 h 42 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 Camperdown
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Camperdown to Timboon-Curdievale Rd/Timboon-Nullawarre Rd
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Koroit Street Interchange/Koroit St to Timboon-Curdievale Rd/Timboon-Nullawarre Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
V-Line
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Camperdown
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne to Timboon?

The distance between Melbourne and Timboon is 189 km. The road distance is 216 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Timboon?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Timboon is to train and bus which costs $19 - $29 and takes 4 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne to Timboon?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Timboon is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $24 - $40.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne and Timboon?

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Timboon. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Timboon-Curdievale Rd/Timboon-Nullawarre Rd via Ballarat and Camperdown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne to Timboon?

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Melbourne to Timboon, including transfers.