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

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Frankston to Southern Cross Frankston

$6

3 alternative options

Bus, line 606 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankston to Elsternwick/Elwood Peninsula Express
  2. Take the line 606 bus from St Kilda St/Bent Ave to Plummer St/Salmon St 606

$16

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankston to Port Melbourne 29.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Frankston to Port Melbourne 29.4 miles

$4 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankston to Port Melbourne. However, there are services departing from Frankston and arriving at Plummer St/Salmon St via St Kilda St/Bent Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Frankston and Port Melbourne is 39 km. The road distance is 47 km.

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The best way to get from Frankston to Port Melbourne without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Frankston to Port Melbourne, including transfers.

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Frankston to Port Melbourne bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Frankston station.

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The best way to get from Frankston to Port Melbourne is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 606 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Frankston to Port Melbourne bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Plummer St/Salmon St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankston to Port Melbourne is 47 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Frankston to Port Melbourne.

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There are 1910+ hotels available in Port Melbourne. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankston to Port Melbourne.
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  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Frankston, VIC, Australia and Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Frankston to Port Melbourne every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankston to Port Melbourne via Elsternwick/Elwood and St Kilda St/Bent Ave in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
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
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from St Kilda St/Bent Ave to Plummer St/Salmon St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Frankston to Port Melbourne
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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