There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital by bus, train, tram, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to North Melbourne Williamstown / ...

$17

Cheapest option

Line 478 bus, line 59 tram  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 478 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Airport West SC/Louis St 478 / ...
  2. Take the line 59 tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 19-Royal Childrens Hospital/Flemington Rd 59

$7

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  14 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$70 - $100

Shuttle  •  14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital

$11 - $90

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$23 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $40 - $50.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Royal Children's Hospital is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Royal Children's Hospital, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to North Melbourne, then take the walk to Royal Children's Hospital. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital via Airport West SC/Louis St, 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave, and 19-Royal Childrens Hospital/Flemington Rd in around 53 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to North Melbourne
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 19-Royal Childrens Hospital/Flemington Rd
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Airport West SC/Louis St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$23 - $30
uberX
$23 - $30
UberSELECT
$35 - $45
uberXL
$35 - $45
UberBLACK
$50 - $65
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital
Estimated price
$11 - $90

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