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

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Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Caulfield Frankston
  2. Take the train from Caulfield to Clayton Pakenham / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 901 bus, line 800 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Dandenong 901
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Dandenong to North Rd/Princes Hwy 800 / ...

$3

Train, line 630 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Ormond Frankston
  2. Take the line 630 bus from Ormond to Coane St/North Rd 630

$3

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankston to Clayton 18.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Frankston to Clayton 18.4 miles

$2 - $4

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

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The quickest way to get from Frankston to Clayton is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Frankston and Clayton is 25 km. The road distance is 29.4 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Frankston to Clayton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankston station to Clayton. However, there are services departing from Frankston Station/Young St and arriving at North Rd/Princes Hwy via Dandenong. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankston to Clayton. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Clayton via Caulfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Frankston, VIC, Australia and Clayton, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Frankston to Clayton via Caulfield in around 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankston to Clayton via Dandenong in around 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Caulfield
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
Train from Caulfield to Clayton
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Train from Frankston to Ormond
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
Bus from Dandenong to North Rd/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus from Ormond to Coane St/North Rd
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Frankston to Clayton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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