Port Phillip Ferries – Portarlington

Ferry Services

Gather your captain and crew. It’s time to set sail on an adventure across the bay.

Cruising 365 days a year, Port Phillip Ferries offers two separate daily services between Portarlington – Docklands (70 minutes); and Geelong – Docklands (90 minutes).

Looking for a regional adventure on Melbourne’s doorstep? Easy. A scenic ferry ride down the Yarra and across Port Phillip Bay and you’ll be off discovering pristine beaches, promenades, and the best spots to wine, dine and explore in charming Portarlington.

Looking for a relaxed way to travel to Melbourne from the Bellarine? Hop on board at Portarlington and sail directly to marvellous Melbourne. Arrive relaxed, invigorated and ready to take on your city adventure. Explore all that the wonderful city has to offer – no car keys or traffic necessary.

Port Phillip Ferries’ purpose-built vessels seat up to 400 and cater to all the creature comforts. Think on-board licensed café, barista-made coffee, free Wi-Fi, bike racks, charging stations and endless scenic views.

Each ferry is accessible for all via boarding ramps, and comfortably facilitate wheelchairs, motorised mobility scooters and prams.

Go under the West Gate instead of over it. There is no better way to travel, guaranteed.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.


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Port Phillip Ferries are transforming daily travel between Melbourne and the Geelong and Bellarine regions, one cruise at a time.

Sailing 365 days a year, Port Phillip Ferries offers two separate daily services between Portarlington and Docklands (70 minutes); and Geelong and Docklands (90 minutes).

Services are enjoyed by daily travelers who wish to access the coast or the city with ease.


From AU$9.00

Portarlington – Docklands One Way Fares: Adults $16.50, Concessions and Seniors $15, Children (4-16 years) $9, Family Pass (two Adults and two Children): $44.50

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