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There are 4 ways to get from Southbank to Grovedale by train, night bus, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Waurn Ponds Melbourne - Geelong / ...

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 42 bus  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong Geelong
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Burdoo Dr/Pioneer Rd 42

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank to Grovedale 53.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  59m

  1. Drive from Southbank to Grovedale 53.2 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Southbank to Grovedale is to night bus and line 42 bus which costs $8 - $13 and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank to Grovedale is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southbank to Grovedale. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Burdoo Dr/Pioneer Rd via Geelong Station/Railway Tce. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 6m.

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The distance between Southbank and Grovedale is 69 km. The road distance is 85.1 km.

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The best way to get from Southbank to Grovedale without a car is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs $9 - $15.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Southbank to Grovedale, including transfers.

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Southbank to Grovedale bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St station.

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Southbank to Grovedale bus services, operated by PTV Regional Transit, arrive at Burdoo Dr/Pioneer Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southbank to Grovedale is 85 km. It takes approximately 59m to drive from Southbank to Grovedale.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Grovedale. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 43.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between Southbank, VIC, Australia and Grovedale, VIC, Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Southbank to Grovedale hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1h 17m.

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 Waurn Ponds
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.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
Night bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Geelong
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
PTV Regional Transit
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Geelong Station/Railway Tce to Burdoo Dr/Pioneer Rd
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Public Transport Victoria
Other operators
Taxi from Southbank to Grovedale
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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