How to get to the Point Lonsdale Guest House
By Car - Melways reference 235 G10
Point Lonsdale is a 90 minute drive from Melbourne and 20 minutes from Geelong. You'll need to head west out of Melbourne over the Westgate Bridge and along the Princes Freeway to Geelong. From Geelong, simply follow the green signs on the Bellarine Highway towards Queenscliff.
If you're traveling from other directions, there's a great network of highways linking regional centres to Geelong and various other points along the Great Ocean Road. The western gateway to the region is at Nelson, near the South Australian border. Excellent roads connect with the South Australian capital of Adelaide, 490km away.
McHarry's operate buses from Geelong Station to the main towns on the Bellarine Peninsular including Barwon Heads, Ocean Grove, Drysdale, Queenscliff and, of course, Point Lonsdale.
Trains to Geelong leave from Southern Cross Station in Melbourne on an hourly basis. At Geelong Station catch a McHarry's bus to Point Lonsdale.
The Queenscliff-Sorrento car and pedestrian ferry links the Mornington Peninsular and the Bellarine Peninsular with a 40 minute service. Ferries depart Sorrento and Queenscliff on the hour between 7am and 7pm. Dolphin sightings are common. The Point Lonsdale Guest House is a 6 or 7 minute drive from the Queenscliff ferry terminal.
For more information on the Queenscliff-Sorrento Ferry please visit: http://www.queenscliff-ferry.com.au/
The closest airport is Avalon, about a 45 minute drive from the Point Lonsdale Guest House. An airport shuttle bus to Geelong will connect you with a McHarry's bus to Point Lonsdale. Avalon Airport Shuttle on (03) 52 788 788 provide a door-to-door service. You will also find the major car rental companies represented at the Airport.
Melbourne Airport at Tullamarine is approximately 90 minutes from the Guest House.