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There are 4 ways to get from Frankston to Croydon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Richmond Frankston
  2. Take the train from Richmond to Croydon Lilydale

$3

3 alternative options

Line 901 bus, line 737 bus  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy 901
  2. Take the line 737 bus from Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy to Arndale Shopping Centre/Mt. Dandenong Rd 737

$3

Taxi  •  34m

  1. Take a taxi from Frankston to Croydon 29.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  34m

  1. Drive from Frankston to Croydon 29.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Frankston to Croydon is to train which costs $5 and takes 1h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankston to Croydon is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankston station to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Frankston Station/Young St and arriving at Arndale Shopping Centre/Mt. Dandenong Rd via Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankston to Croydon. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Croydon via Richmond. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between Frankston and Croydon is 41 km. The road distance is 47 km.

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The best way to get from Frankston to Croydon without a car is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs $5.

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from Frankston to Croydon, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Frankston to Croydon is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs $5. Alternatively, you can line 901 bus and line 737 bus, which costs $5 and takes 2h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Frankston to Croydon.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 59m

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

You can take a train from Frankston to Croydon via Richmond in around 1h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankston to Croydon via Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy in around 2h 16m.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Richmond to Croydon
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Knox City Shopping Centre Interchange/Burwood Hwy to Arndale Shopping Centre/Mt. Dandenong Rd
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Frankston to Croydon
Ave. Duration
34m
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Frankston to Croydon bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Arndale Shopping Centre/Mt. Dandenong Rd station.

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Frankston to Croydon train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Croydon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankston to Croydon is 47 km. It takes approximately 34m to drive from Frankston to Croydon.

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There are 382+ hotels available in Croydon. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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