Great Ocean Road Day Tour

14 Hours

Charter Tour Price:

Adult (16+): $140 Per Person
Child (0-15): $120 Per Person

Private Tour Price:

Private Tour (1 – 3) Person = $1000
Private Tour (4 – 7) Person = $1200

Group Tour Price:

Small Group Tour (7-13) Person = $1500
Mid Group (14-24) Person = $2500
Large Group (25-33) Person = $3000
Extra Large Group (34-49) Person = $4000

Departure Time: Daily

Between 6:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Tour Duration: 14 Hours

Meeting point:

Anywhere in Melbourne CBD
Any Hotel in Melbourne CBD
Keilor Downs VIC 3038, Australia

Our Touring Vehicles:

4 Seat European Car
7 Seat Mercedes Van
11 Seat Luxury Van
14 Seat Standard Minibus
14 Seat Premium Minibus
24 Seat Standard Bus
24 Seat Premium Bus
33 Seat Standard Coach
33 Seat Premium Coach
49 Seat Standard Coach
49 Seat Premium Coach


Unforgettable Day Trip: Explore the Great Ocean Road

Experience the breathtaking beauty of one of Australia’s most iconic destinations on our Great Ocean Road Day Tour from Melbourne. Join us for a full-day adventure along this stunning coastal route, renowned for its rugged cliffs, pristine beaches, and dramatic rock formations. With Melbourne Limo Vans and Buses as your trusted tour and transportation company, you’ll embark on a journey of discovery, immersing yourself in the natural wonders and rich history of this magnificent region.

Our Great Ocean Road Day Tour begins bright and early as we depart from Melbourne in the comfort of one of our luxurious vehicles, which includes minibuses, vans, buses, and coaches to accommodate groups of all sizes. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic drive as we make our way towards the start of the Great Ocean Road, located just a short distance from the bustling city center.


  • Departure from Melbourne: Our journey begins with a convenient pickup from your hotel or a designated meeting point in Melbourne. Our professional tour guide will greet you with a warm welcome and provide an overview of the day’s itinerary, ensuring that you’re well-prepared and excited for the adventure ahead.
  • Scenic Drive Along the Great Ocean Road: As we leave the city behind, prepare to be mesmerized by the stunning coastal scenery that unfolds before you. The Great Ocean Road stretches for over 240 kilometers, hugging the coastline of Victoria and offering unparalleled views of the Southern Ocean. Keep your camera handy as we pass by picturesque beaches, charming seaside towns, and lush rainforest reserves.
  • Apollo Bay: Our first stop is the charming coastal town of Apollo Bay, where we’ll take a leisurely break to stretch our legs, grab a coffee, and soak in the laid-back atmosphere. Enjoy a stroll along the waterfront, browse the local shops for souvenirs, or simply relax on the beach and breathe in the fresh sea air.
  • Great Ocean Road Highlights: As we continue our journey westward, we’ll encounter some of the most iconic landmarks along the Great Ocean Road, including the towering limestone cliffs of the Twelve Apostles, the rugged splendor of Loch Ard Gorge, and the majestic rock formations of London Arch and The Grotto. Our knowledgeable tour guide will provide fascinating commentary and insights into the history, geology, and wildlife of the area, enriching your experience and deepening your appreciation for this natural wonder.
  • Optional Add-Ons: While our tour package does not include lunch, snacks, or entrance fees to attractions, there are plenty of opportunities to indulge in local cuisine or purchase refreshments along the way. Whether you’re craving a seafood feast at a seaside restaurant, sampling artisanal treats at a roadside cafe, or enjoying a picnic lunch overlooking the ocean, our tour guide will be happy to recommend dining options to suit your tastes and preferences.
  • Return to Melbourne: As the day draws to a close, we’ll begin our journey back to Melbourne, retracing our steps along the Great Ocean Road and savoring the memories of an unforgettable day. Relax and reflect on the highlights of the tour as we navigate the winding coastal roads, with plenty of photo stops and scenic viewpoints along the way.
  • Drop-Off in Melbourne: Our Great Ocean Road Day Tour concludes with drop-off at your hotel or a central location in Melbourne, where you’ll bid farewell to your fellow travelers and our dedicated tour guide. Take this opportunity to share stories and photos from the day, and perhaps start planning your next adventure with Melbourne Limo Vans and Buses.

Tour Inclusions:

  • Transportation in a comfortable and air-conditioned vehicle (minibus, van, bus, or coach)
  • Professional and knowledgeable tour guide
  • Scenic drive along the Great Ocean Road with photo stops and sightseeing opportunities

Tour Exclusions:

  • Lunch, snacks, and beverages
  • Entrance fees to attractions (such as national parks or visitor centers)
  • Optional activities or add-ons

Additional Information:

  • Please wear comfortable clothing and sturdy footwear, as we will be exploring outdoor attractions and walking on uneven terrain.
  • Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and a water bottle to stay hydrated throughout the day.
  • Our tour operates rain or shine, so be prepared for changing weather conditions and dress accordingly.
  • Booking in advance is recommended to secure your spot on the tour, as availability may be limited, especially during peak seasons.


Join us on an unforgettable journey along the Great Ocean Road and discover the natural beauty, rugged coastline, and captivating landmarks that make this destination a must-see for travelers from around the world. With Melbourne Limo Vans and Buses as your trusted tour and transportation company, you’ll enjoy a seamless and stress-free experience from start to finish, leaving you with memories to cherish for a lifetime. Book your Great Ocean Road Day Tour today and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime!


Tour Includes

  • Pickup from your choice of Melbourne CBD location
  • Transportation by Minibus, Premium Bus and Standard Coaches
  • Roundtrip airconditioned transportation
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water

Tour Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry Ticket
  • Personal amenities such as hat, caps, sunscreen, umbrella etc

Frequently asked Questions

What's included in a Great Ocean Road Day Tour with your company?

Our Great Ocean Road Day Tour offers a comfortable and scenic journey along this world-famous coastline. While we don’t provide lunch, snacks, tea, entrance fees, or tickets, we do cover the essential elements for a fantastic day trip:

  • Expert Tour Guide: Our knowledgeable and engaging guides will share fascinating stories and insights about the history, geology, and wildlife of the region throughout the day.
  • Roundtrip Transportation: Relax and enjoy the views as we take care of the driving. We offer a variety of vehicles to suit your group size and preferences, including minivans, vans, buses, and coaches.
  • Comprehensive Itinerary: We’ve crafted a well-paced itinerary to ensure you see all the must-see sights along the Great Ocean Road, including the iconic Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, charming seaside towns, and breathtaking ocean vistas.

What kind of vehicles do you offer for the Great Ocean Road Day Tour?

We understand that comfort and convenience are important on a day trip. That’s why we offer a range of vehicles to suit the size and needs of your group:

  • Minibus: Perfect for smaller groups of up to 12 passengers, minivans provide a personalized experience with a more intimate feel.
  • Van: Ideal for groups of 12-20, vans offer a comfortable setting with ample legroom and luggage space.
  • Bus: A great choice for larger groups of 20-40, buses provide added amenities like restrooms and increased luggage capacity for longer trips.
  • Coach: For the largest groups exceeding 40 passengers, coaches offer the ultimate comfort and space for a grand touring experience.

When booking your tour, let us know your group size and any preferences you may have, and we’ll recommend the most suitable vehicle.

Do I need to bring food and drinks for the tour?

Lunch, snacks, and drinks are not included in the tour price. However, we recommend bringing plenty of water to stay hydrated throughout the day. There will be stops at various locations along the Great Ocean Road where you can purchase food and drinks. Some tours may incorporate a lunch break in a charming seaside town, allowing you to explore local cafes and restaurants.

Are entrance fees covered in the tour price?

Entrance fees to national parks and other attractions are not included in the tour price. Your guide will inform you about any fees associated with specific stops throughout the day. This allows you to decide which attractions you’d like to enter based on your interests and budget.

How long is the Great Ocean Road Day Tour?

The Great Ocean Road Day Tour is typically a full-day excursion, ranging from 10 to 12 hours depending on the specific itinerary and any traffic encountered. We ensure ample time for sightseeing, photo opportunities, comfort breaks, and meal stops.

What time does the tour depart and return?

Departure times typically range from 6:30 AM to 9:00 AM from a central location in Melbourne. The exact departure time will be confirmed upon booking. The tour concludes with a return to the departure point in Melbourne between 8:30 PM and 10:30 PM.

What should I wear for the Great Ocean Road Day Tour?

The weather along the Great Ocean Road can vary depending on the season. We recommend dressing in layers with comfortable shoes suitable for walking on uneven terrain. A hat, sunscreen, and sunglasses are also essential for sun protection. If you’re visiting during the cooler months, it’s wise to bring a jacket or sweater.

Is this tour suitable for young children?

While the Great Ocean Road is a beautiful natural wonder, a day-long tour can be lengthy for young children. It’s important to consider your child’s temperament and ability to handle extended periods in a vehicle. If you decide to bring your children, ensure they have books, games, or other activities to keep them entertained during the journey.

Are there any stops for rest and restrooms on the tour?

Absolutely! Comfort breaks are factored into the itinerary, and we’ll make rest stops at regular intervals throughout the day. These stops often coincide with charming towns or scenic lookouts, allowing you to stretch your legs, use the restroom, and grab refreshments (not included).

What happens if the weather is bad on the day of the tour?

The Great Ocean Road offers a dramatic beauty in all weather conditions. The tour will proceed rain or shine, unless weather conditions become severe enough to pose a safety risk

From $140
/ Adult
From $120
/ Child