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There are 3 ways to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Cranbourne Cranbourne
  2. Take the bus from Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr Melbourne - Cowes or Inverloch Via Dandenong & Koo Wee Rup

$12 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 901 bus, bus  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the line 901 bus from The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd to Dandenong 901
  2. Take the bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr Melbourne - Cowes or Inverloch Via Dandenong & Koo Wee Rup

$10 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Wonthaggi 84.9 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi is to line 901 bus and bus which costs $14 - $20 and takes 5h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 1h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Wonthaggi. However, there are services departing from Swanston St/Lonsdale St and arriving at Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr via The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd and Dandenong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 29m.

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The distance between Melbourne and Wonthaggi is 104 km. The road distance is 135.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 44m and costs $16 - $21.

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It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Wonthaggi bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd station.

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Melbourne to Wonthaggi bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Wonthaggi is 136 km. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Melbourne to Wonthaggi.

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There are 149+ hotels available in Wonthaggi. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi.
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  • Distance: 64.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 44m

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Wonthaggi via The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd and Dandenong in around 5h 29m.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Cranbourne
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 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 Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Bus from Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0

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