There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 39 min

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

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St  •  3 h 44 min

  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

Line 901 bus, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  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

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Wonthaggi 84.9 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi is to train and bus which costs $12 - $20 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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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 5 h 30 min.

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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 3 h 39 min and costs $12 - $20.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min 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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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Wonthaggi.
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  • Distance: 64.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

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 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Flinders Street to Cranbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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 Dandenong
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 Dandenong to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Cranbourne Park SC/Lyall St to Bus Interchange/Biggs Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0

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