There are 7 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 40 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 D6-Flinders Street West/637 Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy 75

$16

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  36 min

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

$11 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus, line 302 bus  •  2 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 302 bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St 302

$16

Taxi  •  36 min

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

$60 - $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

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 drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 36 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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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Burwood East is 34 km. The road distance is 42.8 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East, including transfers.

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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 14 min.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East bus services, operated by Skybus, arrive at Southern Cross station.

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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 40 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 14 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from D6-Flinders Street West/637 Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
59 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
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 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 - $130
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood East
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$60 - $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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