There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North by bus, tram, 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, line 48 tram  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 48 tram from D14-Southern Cross Station/Collins St to 51-Balwyn Rd/Doncaster Rd 48

$16

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North 21.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North 21.9 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Balwyn North 21.9 miles

$100 - $140

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North 21.9 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Balwyn North is 25 km. The road distance is 35 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to D14-Southern Cross Station/Collins St, then take the line 48 tram to 51-Balwyn Rd/Doncaster Rd. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Balwyn North.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from D14-Southern Cross Station/Collins St to 51-Balwyn Rd/Doncaster Rd
Ave. Duration
45 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
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$55 - $70
uberXL
$55 - $70
UberBLACK
$80 - $110
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Balwyn North
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Balwyn North
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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