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Getting Around

A network of major highways and sealed secondary roads make your driving journey here a pleasure.

Fly in via the Mount Gambier airport with regular daily services to most capital cities.

There are daily bus services from Adelaide and Melbourne.

Vehicle hire is also available with pick up at the airport.


Regular return flights are available between Mount Gambier and Adelaide and Mount Gambier and Melbourne from the Mount Gambier Regional Airport -

Regional Express (REX) Airlines - phone 131 713 or visit

By coach to and from Adelaide - Premier Stateliner - daily inland and coastal services to and from Adelaide. Phone: 08 8415 5555 or visit

By coach to and from Melbourne - VLine - coach/rail, daily service to and from Melbourne via Warrnambool or Ballarat. Free call 1800 800 007 or visit

Bus arrivals and departures: Bus terminal at the Mount Gambier Visitor Centre, 35 Jubilee Highway East Mount Gambier.

For timetables and booking information contact Mount Gambier Visitor Centre on 1800 087 187.

City Bus Service

Four routes service the city Monday to Friday including stops near the major city attractions.

Bus schedules including school route maps and bus route maps are available from the Mount Gambier Visitor Centre or the Council office at the Civic Centre.


Lake City Taxis: 131 008 or 08 8723 0000

Vears Taxis: 08 8725 0666

Hire Car/Coach

Avis Mount Gambier Airport: 08 8723 4300

Hertz Airport: 08 8723 0870

Thrifty Airport: 08 8723 2488, 0418 838 732

Leroy’s Mini Bus Hire and Mount Gambier Mini Bus Hire: 0407 719 495

City of Mount Gambier provides free bike hire. Bikes are available at The Mount Gambier Visitor Centre, The Riddoch and Main Corner Complex and the Mount Gambier Library. Two bikes are available at each location.

Free City Bike Hire