How to travel from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS), Australia

The distance between Ballarat and King Island Airport (KNS) is around 379km (235 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to take the train and then fly which takes around 2h 45m.

3 routes found

We've found 3 different ways to get from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS) by train, plane and bus. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Train and Plane

Take the train to Southern Cross then fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to King Island (KNS).

  • Duration2h 45m
  • Flight time45min
  • Typical cost
    A$250($170)
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Train to Southern Cross, plane

Take the train to Southern Cross and then to Mentone then fly from Moorabbin to King Island.

  • Duration3h 20m
  • Flight time1hr
  • Typical cost
    A$400($270)
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Bus and Plane

Take the bus to Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and then to Springvale Station/Springvale Rd then fly from Moorabbin to King Island.

  • Duration4h 20m
  • Flight time1hr
  • Typical cost
    A$415($280)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Ballarat and King Island Airport (KNS)

There are several options for getting from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS) by train, plane and bus. The cheapest option is to take the train and then fly which costs around A$250 ($170) and will take around 2h 45m.

The distance between Ballarat and King Island Airport (KNS) is around 379km (235 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 258km (160 miles)

It takes around 2h 45m to get from Ballarat and King Island Airport (KNS) by train and plane.

The quickest way to get from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS) is to take the train and then fly which takes around 2h 45m and will set you back approx A$250 ($170).

The cheapest way to travel between Ballarat and King Island Airport (KNS) is to take the train and then fly which will typically cost around A$250 ($170) for a standard one-way ticket.

Flights and Airlines

The easiest way to get to King Island Airport (KNS) from Ballarat is to take the train and then fly which will take 2h 45m and cost around A$250 ($170).

It doesn't look like you can fly directly from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS). We recommend that you take the train to Southern Cross then fly from Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) to King Island (KNS). instead which will take 2h 45m.

Drive yourself

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS) is to take the train and then fly which takes, on average, 2h 45m and will usually cost around A$250 ($170).

How do I get from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS)

Compare travel optionsbetween Ballarat and King Island Airport (KNS)

Transport options from Ballarat to King Island Airport (KNS)
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Train and Plane
2h 45m
A$250($170)
hourly379km (236 miles)
Train to Southern Cross, plane
3h 20m
A$400($270)
twice daily379km (235 miles)
Bus and Plane
4h 20m
A$415($280)
6 times a week417km (259 miles)

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