How to get to Terang

Terang is 212 kilometres from Melbourne CBD
You can reach Terang by car or by train

By Car

Terang is 212 kilometers away from Melbourne CBD and will take approximately 2hr 30mins to drive. There are 2 options you can choose from; via the Hamilton Highway or Princess Highway:

Step by step directions via the Hamilton Highway/B140 (212 km): 

  • Travel from Melbourne city onto the Westgate Freeway M1
  • Take the Hamilton Highway/B140 Exit towards Hamilton/Newton
  • Turn left on to Foxhow Road/C164
  • Turn right on to Old Geelong Road
  • Turn left on to Darlington-Camperdown Road/C173
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street on to Princess Highway/A1
  • Arrive Terang

Step by step directions via the Princess Highway/A1 (220 km): 

  • Travel from Melbourne city onto the Westgate Freeway M1
  • Continue onto the Princess Highway A1
  • Arrive Terang

By Train

Train services operated by V/Line are available from Melbourne to Terang on the Warrnambool Line, stopping along the way in major towns like Geelong and Colac.

The Melbourne to Warrnambool train line departs from Southern Cross Station in Melbourne's CBD.

Train times vary and are not available 24/7.

Click here to plan your journey.

For train stops and timetables, please visit

Website: ptv.vic.gov.au
Phone:   1800 800 007