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There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale by bus, train, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 901 bus, train  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Broadmeadows Station/Pascoe Vale Rd 901
  2. Take the train from Broadmeadows to Ascot Vale Craigieburn

$6

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Bus, train  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Ascot Vale Craigieburn

$3

6 alternative options

Bus, line 57 tram  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 57 tram from 2-Collins St/Elizabeth St to 35-Munro St/Union Rd 57

$6

Bus, line 216 bus, line 472 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Leeds St/Hopkins St 216 / ...
  3. Take the line 472 bus from Hopkins St/Leeds St to Union Rd/Mirams St 472

$6

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale 9.6 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale 9.6 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  13 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Ascot Vale 9.6 miles

$60 - $85

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale 9.6 miles

$19 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Union Rd/Mirams St via Lonsdale St/Spencer St and Hopkins St/Leeds St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Ascot Vale is 13 km. The road distance is 15.4 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale without a car is to line 901 bus and train which takes 45 min and costs $9.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Union Rd/Mirams St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale is 15 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale.

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There are 1883+ hotels available in Ascot Vale. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Ascot Vale, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Lonsdale St/Spencer St, Leeds St/Hopkins St, and Hopkins St/Leeds St in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Broadmeadows to Ascot Vale
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Southern Cross to Ascot Vale
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 2-Collins St/Elizabeth St to 35-Munro St/Union Rd
Ave. Duration
30 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 Airport/Grants Rd to Broadmeadows Station/Pascoe Vale Rd
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Leeds St/Hopkins St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Hopkins St/Leeds St to Union Rd/Mirams St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Skybus
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$19 - $25
UberX
$19 - $25
Select
$28 - $40
UberXL
$28 - $40
Black
$40 - $55
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ascot Vale
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Ascot Vale
Estimated price
$60 - $85

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