There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 8 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 Bentleigh Frankston

$16

Cheapest option

Bus, line 703 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Blackburn Station/Railway Rd 901
  2. Take the line 703 bus from Blackburn to Alexander St/Centre Rd 703

$6

6 alternative options

Bus, line 626 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to North Brighton Station Peninsula Express
  2. Take the line 626 bus from North Brighton Station/St Andrews St to McKinnon Secondary College/McKinnon Rd 626

$16

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East 24.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East 24.6 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Bentleigh East 24.6 miles

$100 - $150

Shuttle  •  34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Bentleigh East

$11 - $85

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East 24.6 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at McKinnon Secondary College/McKinnon Rd via North Brighton Station/St Andrews St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Bentleigh East is 33 km. The road distance is 39.4 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at McKinnon Secondary College/McKinnon Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East is 39 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East.

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There are 1912+ hotels available in Bentleigh East. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East.
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  • Distance: 20.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Bentleigh East, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East via North Brighton Station and North Brighton Station/St Andrews St in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bentleigh
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
$13
Website
Skybus
Bus from Melbourne Airport to North Brighton Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from North Brighton Station/St Andrews St to McKinnon Secondary College/McKinnon Rd
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Blackburn Station/Railway Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Blackburn to Alexander St/Centre Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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 Bentleigh East
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$85 - $110
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Bentleigh East
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Bentleigh East
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Bentleigh East
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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