Daylesford travel guide

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You're Going to Love Daylesford

With a population of 2.606, Daylesford is a must-see destination in Victoria, Australia.

Where to Eat in Daylesford

If you’re looking for affordable options, Betel Boy (57A Vincent St) and Sweet Decadence (87 Vincent Street) are great picks.

When to visit Daylesford

Daylesford in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Daylesford in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Daylesford


Although Daylesford doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) (MEL), which is located 70 km from Daylesford.


Another option to get to Daylesford is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 88 km from Daylesford. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Airports near Daylesford

Airlines serving Daylesford

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
Good (840 reviews)
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
Good (760 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
Good (599 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (320 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (286 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (141 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (4,318 reviews)
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Where to stay in Daylesford

Average rates range from around $179 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $164 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Daylesford

Hiring a car in Daylesford

Expect to pay $2.05 per litre in Daylesford (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $24.49 and $32.65.