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Portarlington Commuter Services

Commuter Services from $13.50 one way with Multi-trip Pass

One Way
Mon-Fri one-way fares - Multiply by 2 for return
Concessions & Seniors Seniors, Students & Concession Cards
Children Ages 4-16 inclusive
Muti Pass Fares Pass Cost / Cost Per Trip Price
Adult x 10 Passes 10 Pass Cost / Cost Per Trip
Adult x 20 Passes 20 Pass Cost / Cost Per Trip
Adult x 30 Passes 30 Pass Cost / Cost Per Trip

Commute into the city from Portarlington in only 70 mins – Stress Free

Are you someone who travels into Melbourne occasionally and is sick and tired of the congested freeway or sitting on an uncomfortable train? Look no further than Port Phillip Ferries who offer daily fast ferry services from Portarlington from only $13.50 per trip with a Multi-trip Pass.

Plus there are so many more reasons why this service will change your life:

  • Easy parking near Portarlington Ferry Terminal
  • Guaranteed seat on the morning ferry
  • Large comfy indoor & outdoor seating
  • From only $13.50 one way with Multi-trip Pass
  • Free Wi-Fi and large laptop tables to work on
  • 70 minutes to get a jump start on your day
  • Licenced cafe onboard for refreshments
  • Close to trams and trains in Melbourne when you arrive

Portarlington to Docklands

Day of the week Depart Arrive
Monday to Friday 7:15 am 8:25 am
Monday, Wed-Fri 4:00 pm 5:10 pm
Tuesdays only 11:00 am 12:10 pm
Saturday & Sunday 9:00 am

5:00 pm

10:10 am

6:10 pm

Docklands to Portarlington

Day of the week Depart Arrive
Monday to Friday 9:30 am

5:40 pm

10:40 am

6:50 pm

Saturday & Sunday 10:40 am

6:30 pm

11:50 am

7:40 pm

  • Best Value!
From A$13.50

Travel with us often? There are some fantastic benefits to using Multi-trip passes that you may not be aware of:

  • Save up to 50% per trip (travel from only $13.50 one way)
  • Flexibility to cancel or change bookings at the last minute without penalties (this cannot be done using an individual ticket)
  • Multi-trips can be used on services during off-peak and peak periods such as weekends and public holidays (avoiding peak surcharge fees)
  • Receive a 5% discount on F&B onboard and Melbourne Ferry Terminal
  • Instant access to the Multi-trip Rewards Program
  • The pass lasts for 3 years so there’s no rush to use it


We are implementing the following steps to ensure your safety during travel:

Additional Cleaning

All high-touch surfaces will be disinfected before and after each service.

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Keep Your Distance

Give others space and
keep your distance where you can.

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Fitted Face Mask (Recommended)

Fitted face masks are strongly recommended in line with Victorian Government’s existing indoor mask recommendations

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Practice Good Hygiene

Wash your hands with soap
regularly and then dry.
Cough or sneeze into
your elbow

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Pre-book Your Tickets

Tickets must be pre-booked: either online or from the Portarlington Post Office. There will be no landside / onboard sales.

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We're Going Cashless

The café will not be
accepting cash sales
onboard until
otherwise advised.

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Stay Home if You're Sick

If you are feeling unwell,
please don’t travel.

Ferry Bicycle Policy

To ensure the safety of passengers and the proper functioning of our bike racks, we have established a bicycle policy. Click here to view >>