Transport by Train, Bus and Taxi
Transport between Paynesville and Bairnsdale:
Local Bus from Bairnsdale door to door service.
Normal and Maxi Taxi, with hoist/ramp for heavy type wheelchairs.
V/Line Train - Melbourne to/from Bairnsdale daily. See online schedule and details. Suggest you phone V/Line Bairnsdale Station to book, as they know the most accurate details and are very helpful on (03) 5152 1883. Note the train service is usually accessible from Melbourne right through to Bairnsdale (dependant upon carriages on the day). If only to Traralgon, then V/Line pay for wheelchair maxi-taxi fare to Bairnsdale! The V-Line bus from Traralgon is also wheelchair accessible by lift.
BUS from your door! Bus is usually wheelchair accessible.
Bus commences at the terminus at Bairnsdale Railway Station. The Bus then stops on request via Eagle Point and Paynesville to terminate at the Ferry Terminal (Paynesville). FLEXIBLE ROUTE. Bus will pick up or drop off at the nearest practical point to any address in Eagle Point, Paynesville or Bairnsdale Hospital on request.
Reservations for pick up required at least 15 minutes prior to departure (phone 0418 516 405) or advise driver of drop off location when boarding. TICKETING: Accepts V/Line tickets booked to Paynesville. Tickets also available from driver. MUST phone bus on 0418 516 405.
Bus departs from the terminus at the Ferry Terminal on The Esplanade, Paynesville and picks up as requested through Paynesville and Eagle Point; then runs to the terminus in Main St, Bairnsdale, on school days only. The 5.15pm from Paynesville operates direct to Bairnsdale Station. FLEXIBLE ROUTE SERVICE: Bus will pick up or drop off at the nearest practical point in Paynesville and Eagle Point or at Bairnsdale Hospital.
Reservations for pick up required at least 15 minutes prior to departure (phone Paynesville Bus Lines on 0418 516 405) or advise driver of drop off location when boarding. TICKETING: Accepts pre-booked V/Line tickets from Paynesville. Tickets also available from driver. MUST phone bus on 0418 516 405.
Paynesville Bus Lines
Contact Paynesville Bus Lines: 5152 5346
Website: Gillicks Paynesville Bus Lines