There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train, line 471 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Newport
  3. Take the line 471 bus from Newport Interchange/Mason St to Seventh Ave/Blackshaws Rd 471

$19

Cheapest option

Bus, line 232 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 232 bus from Southern Cross Station/Collins St to McArthurs Rd/Millers Rd 232

$16

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North 17.7 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North 17.7 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Altona North 17.7 miles

$85 - $130

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North 17.7 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Altona North is 19 km. The road distance is 28.3 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at McArthurs Rd/Millers Rd via Southern Cross Station/Collins St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Altona North, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Southern Cross Station/Collins St in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Newport
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Newport Interchange/Mason St to Seventh Ave/Blackshaws Rd
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Southern Cross Station/Collins St to McArthurs Rd/Millers Rd
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $40
UberSELECT
$45 - $60
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Altona North
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Altona North
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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