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

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Train, bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong Melbourne - Geelong / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to McRae Rd/Great Ocean Rd Warrnambool - Melbourne Via Apollo Bay & Geelong / ...

$7 - $15

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Bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
  2. Take the bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to McRae Rd/Great Ocean Rd Warrnambool - Melbourne Via Apollo Bay & Geelong / ...

$39 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Wye River 100.7 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Wye River is to train and bus which costs $10 - $22 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Wye River. However, there are services departing from Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at McRae Rd/Great Ocean Rd via Melbourne Airport and Geelong Station/Railway Tce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Wye River is 131 km. The road distance is 161.1 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Wye River without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $10 - $22.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Melbourne to Wye River, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Wye River bus services, operated by Gull, depart from Melbourne Airport station.

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Melbourne to Wye River bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at McRae Rd/Great Ocean Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Wye River is 161 km. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Melbourne to Wye River.

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There are 176+ hotels available in Wye River. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Wye River.
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  • Distance: 82 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Wye River, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Wye River via Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr, Melbourne Airport, Geelong Station, and Geelong Station/Railway Tce in around 5 h 22 min.

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 Southern Cross to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Geelong Station/Railway Tce to McRae Rd/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
PTV Regional Transit
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to McRae Rd/Great Ocean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Gull
Phone
+61 3 5222 4966
Email
enquiries@gull.com.au
Website
gull.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
gull.com.au

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