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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  •  2h 10m

  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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Bus  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Greensborough Station/Para Rd 901

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 250 bus  •  2h 11m

  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  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Southern Cross Frankston
  2. Take the line 86 tram from 120-Lonsdale St/Spencer St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd 86

$6

Taxi  •  47m

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

$80 - $100

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from Frankston to La Trobe University 39.5 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Frankston to La Trobe University is to bus which costs $5 and takes 3h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankston to La Trobe University is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankston station to La Trobe University. However, there are services departing from Frankston Station/Young St and arriving at Plenty Rd/Dunne St via Greensborough Station/Para Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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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 2h 10m and costs $9.

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

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

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Frankston to La Trobe University bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Greensborough Station/Para Rd.

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

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There are 2126+ hotels available in La Trobe University. Prices start at $83 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: 2h 10m

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

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Frankston to La Trobe University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 2h 35m.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Frankston to Parliament
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Frankston to Melbourne Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Frankston to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 9-Spring St/Bourke St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from 120-Lonsdale St/Spencer St to 60-La Trobe University/Plenty Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Central/Lonsdale St to La Trobe Uni Thomas Cherry Building/Science Dr
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Frankston Station/Young St to Greensborough Station/Para Rd
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Frankston to La Trobe University
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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