Phillip Island travel guide

Phillip Island Tourism | Phillip Island Guide

You're Going to Love Phillip Island

Phillip Island is a must-see destination in Victoria, Australia. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Phillip Island has to offer.

When to visit Phillip Island

Phillip Island in August
Estimated hotel price
$148
1 night at 3-star hotel
Phillip Island in August
Estimated hotel price
$148
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Phillip Island

Plane

Although Phillip Island doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 82 km from Phillip Island.

Car

Another option to get to Phillip Island is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 75 km from Phillip Island. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Phillip Island. From Sydney, the bus ride to Phillip Island takes 1159 km and will cost you around $268. From Brisbane, the ticket costs about $446 for a journey of 3814 km.

Plane

Although Phillip Island doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 82 km from Phillip Island.

Car

Another option to get to Phillip Island is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 75 km from Phillip Island. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Phillip Island. From Sydney, the bus ride to Phillip Island takes 1159 km and will cost you around $268. From Brisbane, the ticket costs about $446 for a journey of 3814 km.

Airports near Phillip Island

Airlines serving Phillip Island

Lufthansa
Good (4,704 reviews)
KLM
Good (832 reviews)
SWISS
Good (964 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,681 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,611 reviews)
Air France
Good (985 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,109 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,978 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,405 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,075 reviews)
Finnair
Good (843 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (932 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (791 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,823 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (839 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (413 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (541 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (747 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Phillip Island

Hiring a car in Phillip Island

Expect to pay $1.87 per litre in Phillip Island (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.33 and $29.77.

Expect to pay $1.87 per litre in Phillip Island (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.33 and $29.77.