There are 6 ways to get from Mildura to Geelong by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly to Melbourne, bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Mildura (MQL) to Melbourne (MEL) MQL - MEL
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station

$129 - $257

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Night bus, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Mildura to Ballarat Mildura - Melbourne Via Donald & Ballarat
  2. Take the bus from Ballarat to Moorabool St/Malop St Melbourne - Adelaide Via Geelong, Ballarat & Horsham

$37 - $53

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Fly to Avalon  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Mildura (MQL) to Avalon (AVV) MQL - AVV

$167 - $356

Bus, train  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Mildura to Swan Hill
  2. Take the train from Swan Hill to Footscray
  3. Take the train from Footscray to Geelong

$41 - $62

Bus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Mildura to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
  2. Take the bus from Bendigo to Melbourne Airport
  3. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Geelong Station

$72 - $97

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Mildura to Geelong 341.9 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Mildura to Geelong is to night bus and bus which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mildura to Geelong is to fly and bus which costs $170 - $360 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mildura to Geelong station. However, there are services departing from Mildura and arriving at Geelong Station via Bendigo and Melbourne Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 59 min.

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The distance between Mildura and Geelong is 483 km. The road distance is 547 km.

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The best way to get from Mildura to Geelong without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 11 min and costs $55 - $90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Mildura to Geelong, including transfers.

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Mildura to Geelong bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Mildura station.

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The best way to get from Mildura to Geelong is to fly which takes 6 h 54 min and costs $230 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $140 and takes 10 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Mildura Airport to Melbourne Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Mildura to Geelong bus services, operated by Gull, arrive at Geelong Station.

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Map of how to get from Mildura to Geelong.
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  • Distance: 301.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between Mildura, VIC, Australia and Geelong, VIC, Australia?

Qantas, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Mildura to Geelong hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mildura to Geelong via Bendigo Station/Railway Pl, Bendigo, and Melbourne Airport in around 10 h 59 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Mildura to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Mildura to Avalon via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Mildura to Avalon via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Mildura to Avalon via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Mildura to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Mildura to Avalon via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Mildura to Avalon via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $320
Flights from Mildura to Avalon via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Mildura to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
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 Swan Hill to Footscray
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Footscray to Geelong
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
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
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 Mildura to Swan Hill
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Mildura to Bendigo Station/Railway Pl
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Night bus from Mildura to Ballarat
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Ballarat to Moorabool St/Malop St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Mildura to Geelong is 547 km. It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to drive from Mildura to Geelong.

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Virgin Australia, Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Mildura Airport to Melbourne Airport.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Geelong. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mildura to Mildura Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $27 - $33.

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