There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood 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 75 tram  •  1 h 25 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 58-Warrigal Rd/Burwood Hwy 75

$16

5 alternative options

Bus, line 907 bus, line 903 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the line 907 bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Doncaster Junction/Doncaster Rd 907
  3. Take the line 903 bus from Doncaster Junction/Williamsons Rd to Burwood Hwy/Warrigal Rd 903

$19

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood 23.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood 23.4 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Burwood 23.4 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood 23.4 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Burwood is 30 km. The road distance is 37.5 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Burwood Hwy/Warrigal Rd via King St/Lonsdale St and Doncaster Junction/Williamsons Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood 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.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, King St/Lonsdale St, Doncaster Junction/Doncaster Rd, and Doncaster Junction/Williamsons Rd in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from D6-Flinders Street West/637 Flinders St to 58-Warrigal Rd/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Doncaster Junction/Doncaster Rd
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Doncaster Junction/Williamsons Rd to Burwood Hwy/Warrigal Rd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $75
UberXL
$60 - $75
Black
$85 - $110
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 Burwood
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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