Apollo Bay travel guide

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You're Going to Love Apollo Bay

With a population of 1,777, Apollo Bay is a must-see destination in Victoria, Australia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay in July
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Apollo Bay in July
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Apollo Bay in February, when the average temperature is 18 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is June, when it can get as cold as 8 °C, with an average temperature of 10 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 120 mm. In contrast, January is usually the driest month of the year in Apollo Bay, with an average rainfall of 50 mm.

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How to Get to Apollo Bay


Although Apollo Bay doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 106 km from Apollo Bay.


AccesRail is the only carrier operating train routes to Apollo Bay.


Another option to get to Apollo Bay is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 154 km from Apollo Bay. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.


Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Apollo Bay. From Sydney, the bus ride to Apollo Bay takes 1159 km and will cost you around $258. From Brisbane, the ticket costs about $447 for a journey of 3814 km.

Airports near Apollo Bay

Airlines serving Apollo Bay

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Alaska Airlines
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Ethiopian Air
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Cathay Pacific
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Malaysia Airlines
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Where to stay in Apollo Bay

Average rates range from around $106 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $223 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Apollo Bay

Hiring a car in Apollo Bay

Expect to pay $1.81 per litre in Apollo Bay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $21.68 and $28.90.