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

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Recommended option

Bus, line 75 tram  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 75 tram from 3-Market St/Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy 75

$3

7 alternative options

Bus, line 302 bus  •  2 h 15 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

$3

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Blackburn Station/Railway Rd 901

$6

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East 26.8 miles

$55 - $75

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East 26.8 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Burwood East 26.8 miles

$110 - $160

Shuttle  •  36 min

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

$11 - $85

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East 26.8 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East is to bus and line 75 tram which costs $5 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy via King St/Lonsdale St and Box Hill Bus Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Burwood East is 34 km. The road distance is 42.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East without a car is to bus and line 75 tram which takes 1 h 42 min and costs $5.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East, including transfers.

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

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East 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 Burwood East is 43 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East.

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There are 2029+ hotels available in Burwood East. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, King St/Lonsdale St, and Box Hill Bus Station/Station St in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 3-Market St/Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy
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
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
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
52 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 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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 Burwood East
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
UberXL
$65 - $85
Black
$95 - $120
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Burwood East
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Burwood East
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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