There are 5 ways to get from Perth to Geelong by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Melbourne, bus  •  7 h 20 min

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

$123 - $199

4 alternative options

Fly to Avalon, train  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Avalon (AVV) PER - AVV
  2. Take the train from Wyndham Vale to Geelong

$206 - $779

Train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands Indian Pacific
  2. Take the train from Adelaide to North Shore Overland

$496 - $1,133

Train, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Geelong

$488 - $1,088

Drive  •  37 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Geelong 2120 miles

$300 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Perth to Geelong is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $270 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Geelong is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $270 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Perth and Geelong is 2672 km. The road distance is 3392 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Perth to Geelong, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Perth to Geelong. However, there are services departing from Perth and arriving at Geelong via Adelaide and North Shore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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What companies run services between Perth, WA, Australia and Geelong, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Perth to Geelong via Adelaide Parklands, Adelaide, and North Shore in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Perth to Melbourne via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $400
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,800
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,800
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Adelaide, Sydney
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,800
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Perth to Avalon via Gold Coast, Sydney
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Perth to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $190
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 Wyndham Vale to Geelong
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.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
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$440
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$800 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$900 - $1,300
PTV Overland
Email
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Adelaide to North Shore
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Ready Rail
$59
Rail Saver
$83 - $88
Red Service
$95 - $105
Red Premium
$125 - $140
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
Firefly Express
Phone
1300 730 740
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
fireflyexpress.com.au

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