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There are 7 ways to get from Carlton to Monash University by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Melbourne Central to Huntingdale Pakenham / ...
  2. Take the bus from Huntingdale Station/Haughton Rd to Monash University/Wellington Rd 601 / ...

$6

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Melbourne Central to Clayton Pakenham / ...

$3

5 alternative options

Tram, line 900 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the tram from 1-Melbourne University/Swanston St to 57-Caulfield 3/3a
  2. Take the line 900 bus from Caulfield to Monash University/Wellington Rd 900

$6

Line 302 bus, line 733 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 302 bus from St Vincents Hospital/Victoria Pde to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St 302
  2. Take the line 733 bus from Box Hill Bus Station/Station St to Monash University/Wellington Rd 733

$3

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carlton to Monash University 14.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Carlton to Monash University 14.4 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Carlton to Monash University 14.4 miles

$26 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Carlton to Monash University is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlton to Monash University is to taxi which costs $45 - $55 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carlton to Monash University. However, there are services departing from St Vincents Hospital/Victoria Pde and arriving at Monash University/Wellington Rd via Box Hill Bus Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Melbourne Central and arriving at Clayton. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Carlton and Monash University is 19 km. The road distance is 23.1 km.

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The best way to get from Carlton to Monash University without a car is to train and bus which takes 59 min and costs $9.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Carlton to Monash University, including transfers.

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Carlton to Monash University bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from St Vincents Hospital/Victoria Pde station.

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Carlton to Monash University train services, operated by Metro, depart from Melbourne Central station.

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The best way to get from Carlton to Monash University is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $5. Alternatively, you can line 302 bus and line 733 bus, which costs $5 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Carlton to Monash University.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Carlton, VIC, Australia and Monash University, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Carlton to Monash University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carlton to Monash University via Box Hill Bus Station/Station St and Monash University/Wellington Rd in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Melbourne Central to Huntingdale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Melbourne Central to Clayton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 1-Melbourne University/Swanston St to 57-Caulfield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Huntingdale Station/Haughton Rd to Monash University/Wellington Rd
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Caulfield to Monash University/Wellington Rd
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from St Vincents Hospital/Victoria Pde to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Box Hill Bus Station/Station St to Monash University/Wellington Rd
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
PTV Night Network
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Huntingdale Station/North Rd to Monash University/Wellington Rd
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Carlton to Monash University
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$26 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
Select
$35 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $50
Black
$55 - $75
Taxi from Carlton to Monash University
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Carlton to Monash University bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Monash University/Wellington Rd station.

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Carlton to Monash University train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Clayton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlton to Monash University is 23 km. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Carlton to Monash University.

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