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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.

Transport

Regular return flights are available between Mount Gambier and Adelaide and Mount Gambier and Melbourne from the Mount Gambier Regional Airport - www.dcgrant.sa.gov.au/Airport

Regional Express (REX) Airlines - phone 131 713 or visit www.rex.com.au

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

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 www.vline.com.au

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.

Taxi

Lake City Taxis: 131 008 or 08 8723 0000

Vears Taxis: 08 8725 0666

Little Taxis: (08) 7076 9076

Hire Car/Coach

Avis Mount Gambier Airport: 08 8723 4300

Hertz Airport: 08 8723 0870

Thrifty Airport: 08 8723 2488, 0418 838 732

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

Community Transport FAQ

Timetables and maps for both the City & School buses can be picked up from the Council Office, (Civic Centre – Watson Terrace). More specific enquiries can directed to the provider, Buslink SA on 08 8725 9978.

The Australian Red Cross provides the Community Passenger Network, a service provided by trained volunteer drivers. For further information, please phone 08 8725 3622.

The application form for Transport Assistance on the South Australian Transport Subsidy Scheme, (SATSS) is available from the Council Office, (Civic Centre – Watson Terrace). The completed form is to be returned to the address on the application.

PATS forms can be collected and returned to the PATS Office at the Mount Gambier Hospital, Wehl Street North or visit the PATS website.