There are 5 ways to get from Frankston to Box Hill by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Frankston

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 903 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Frankston
  2. 903

$3

Line 901 bus, line 732 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 901
  2. 732

$3

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. 27.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  34 min

  1. 27.7 miles

$4 - $6

What companies run services between Frankston, VIC, Australia and Box Hill, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Frankston to Box Hill every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankston to Box Hill via Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Train from Frankston to Mentone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Mentone to Harrow St/Station St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus from Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy to Harrow St/Station St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Frankston to Box Hill
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankston and Box Hill is 36 km. The road distance is 44 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankston to Box Hill is to train which costs $5 and takes 1 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankston to Box Hill is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $80 - $100.

No, there is no direct train from Frankston to Box Hill. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Box Hill via Richmond. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Frankston to Box Hill. However, there are services departing from Frankston Station/Young St and arriving at Harrow St/Station St via Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Frankston to Box Hill, including transfers.