Apollo Bay travel guide

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You're Going to Love Apollo Bay

With a population of 1,777, Apollo Bay is a must-see destination in Victoria, Australia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Apollo Bay to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay in August
Estimated hotel price
$107
1 night at 3-star hotel
Apollo Bay in August
Estimated hotel price
$107
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Apollo Bay in February, when the average temperature is 18 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is June, when it can get as cold as 8 °C, with an average temperature of 10 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 120 mm. In contrast, January is usually the driest month of the year in Apollo Bay, with an average rainfall of 50 mm.

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How to Get to Apollo Bay

Plane

Although Apollo Bay doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 106 km from Apollo Bay.

Car

Another option to get to Apollo Bay is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 154 km from Apollo Bay. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Apollo Bay. From Canberra, the bus ride to Apollo Bay takes 772 km and will cost you around $226. From Sydney, the ticket costs about $245 for a journey of 1159 km.

Plane

Although Apollo Bay doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Melbourne Avalon (AVV), which is located 106 km from Apollo Bay.

Car

Another option to get to Apollo Bay is to pick up a car hire from Melbourne, which is about 154 km from Apollo Bay. You’ll find branches of Bargain Car Rentals and Sixt, among others, in Melbourne.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Apollo Bay. From Canberra, the bus ride to Apollo Bay takes 772 km and will cost you around $226. From Sydney, the ticket costs about $245 for a journey of 1159 km.

Airports near Apollo Bay

Airlines serving Apollo Bay

Lufthansa
Good (4,676 reviews)
KLM
Good (839 reviews)
SWISS
Good (941 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,749 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,172 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,597 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,100 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,937 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,352 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,231 reviews)
Finnair
Good (765 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (929 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,933 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (776 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (437 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (561 reviews)
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Where to stay in Apollo Bay

Average rates range from around $220 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $182 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Apollo Bay

Most booked hotels in Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay Waterfront Motor Inn
3 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
$119+
Yha Apollo Bay Eco
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
$43+
Beachcomber Motel & Apartments
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$180+
Seaview Motel and Apartments
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
$102+
Comfort Inn The International
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
$111+
Sandpiper Motel Apollo Bay
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
$93+

Hiring a car in Apollo Bay

Expect to pay $1.69 per litre in Apollo Bay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.28 and $27.04.

Expect to pay $1.69 per litre in Apollo Bay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.28 and $27.04.