There are 6 ways to get from Frankston to La Trobe University by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 86 tram  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Parliament Frankston
  2. Take the line 86 tram from 9-Spring St/Bourke St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd 86

$6

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Train, line 250 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Melbourne Central Frankston
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Melbourne Central/Lonsdale St to La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr 250 / ...

$6

Train, line 86 tram via Southern Cross  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Southern Cross Frankston
  2. Take the line 86 tram from 1-Spencer St/Bourke St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd 86

$6

Bus, line 246 bus, line 250 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankston to Elsternwick/Elwood
  2. Take the line 246 bus from Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd to Clifton Hill Interchange/Queens Pde 246
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Clifton Hill Interchange/Queens Pde to La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr 250

$16

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankston to La Trobe University 39.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Frankston to La Trobe University 39.5 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frankston to La Trobe University. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr via Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd and Clifton Hill Interchange/Queens Pde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Frankston and La Trobe University is 48 km. The road distance is 63.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankston to La Trobe University without a car is to train and line 86 tram which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Frankston to La Trobe University, including transfers.

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Frankston to La Trobe University bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Frankston station.

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Frankston to La Trobe University bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankston to La Trobe University is 63 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Frankston to La Trobe University.

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There are 1889+ hotels available in La Trobe University. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankston to La Trobe University.
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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Frankston, VIC, Australia and La Trobe University, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Frankston to La Trobe University via Elsternwick/Elwood, Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd, Clifton Hill Interchange/Queens Pde, and La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Parliament
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Frankston to Melbourne Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Frankston to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 9-Spring St/Bourke St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from 1-Spencer St/Bourke St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd
Ave. Duration
59 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 Melbourne Central/Lonsdale St to La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd to Clifton Hill Interchange/Queens Pde
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Clifton Hill Interchange/Queens Pde to La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr
Ave. Duration
32 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 La Trobe University
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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