There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill by bus, train, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  1 h 4 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 Box Hill Belgrave / ...

$16

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Bus, line 109 tram  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 109 tram from 1-Spencer St/Collins St to 58-Box Hill Central/Whitehorse Rd 109

$16

Bus, line 302 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 302 bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St 302

$16

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill 24.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill 24.7 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Box Hill 24.7 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill 24.7 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill station. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Box Hill Bus Station/Station St via King St/Lonsdale St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Box Hill is 30 km. The road distance is 39.5 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill, including transfers.

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

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Box Hill Bus Station/Station St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill is 40 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill.

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There are 2003+ hotels available in Box Hill. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Box Hill, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Box Hill via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and King St/Lonsdale St in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Box Hill
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 1-Spencer St/Collins St to 58-Box Hill Central/Whitehorse Rd
Ave. Duration
54 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
$13
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
51 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 Box Hill
Ave. Duration
31 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 Box Hill
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Box Hill
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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