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. Take the train from Frankston to Richmond Frankston

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 903 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Mentone Frankston
  2. Take the line 903 bus from Mentone to Harrow St/Station St 903

$3

Line 901 bus, line 732 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy 901
  2. Take the line 732 bus from Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy to Harrow St/Station St 732

$3

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankston to Box Hill 27.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Frankston to Box Hill 27.7 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankston station to Box Hill station. 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 16 min.

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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.

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The distance between Frankston and Box Hill is 36 km. The road distance is 44.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankston to Box Hill without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $5.

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

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Frankston to Box Hill bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Frankston Station/Young St.

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Frankston to Box Hill train services, operated by Metro, depart from Frankston station.

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The best way to get from Frankston to Box Hill is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $5. Alternatively, you can line 901 bus and line 732 bus, which costs $5 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Frankston to Box Hill.
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  • Distance: 22.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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 $3 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 16 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Frankston to Mentone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy to Harrow St/Station St
Ave. Duration
32 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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