Travelling to Spilt Milk Ballarat? Here are the best ways to get to the best regional town in Victoria this December.

Private Bus

A solid option if you’ve got a big group and coming from any location, is pitching in for a private bus to get you from A to Spilt Milk! There will be private bus parking in Victoria Park for the festival so you don’t have to worry about where you’re going to get picked up. You can check out private bus options on



If you’re planning on getting public transport from Melbourne, the train line will be your best bet. Southern Cross Station has frequent trains running to Ballarat which only take an hour and a half.


For a day trip from Melbourne, Melbourne on the Move will have buses to get you to Ballarat and back on event day. Your ticket guarantees a return seat and takes the stress out of trying to home at the end of the night.


If you’re keen on the #roadtrip with your mates or want to make a weekend out of it, Ballarat is only an hour and a half drive from Melbourne! Here’s your sign to start adding tracks to your road trip playlist. See below for single day parking prices if you’re planning to drive down for Spilt Milk and sleep in your own bed post-festival.



As above, Melbourne on the Move is running buses from regional Victoria to take you straight to Spilt Milk gates and back on the day. Your ticket guarantees a return seat and takes the stress out of trying to get home at the end of the night.


V/Line has train lines running between most regional towns in Victoria making it simple for you to get to Ballarat and back. Note: The last train leaves from Ballarat at 9:30pm, so you might need to think about an alternative route home if you’re keen to catch the last Spilt Milk acts.


If you’ve got a designated driver and want a good old fashioned road trip, then the road to Ballarat is an easy drive. There will be parking on site with Single Day Parking Passes on sale through Moshtix from 8am Friday 14 July.

A single day car parking pass is $39.70 ($36.20 + $3.50 fees)
A single day party bus/coach parking pass is $50.70 ($47.20 + $3.50 fees)

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