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There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood by bus, train, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train, line 75 tram  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Hawthorn
  3. Take the line 75 tram from 26-Hawthorn to 58-Warrigal Rd/Burwood Hwy 75

$6

5 alternative options

Bus, line 907 bus, line 903 bus  •  2 h 1 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

$6

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 - $50

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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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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 1 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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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood without a car is to bus and train and line 75 tram which takes 1 h 18 min and costs $9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood, including transfers.

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

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Burwood Hwy/Warrigal Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood is 37 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Burwood.

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There are 2033+ hotels available in Burwood. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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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 18 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 1 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Hawthorn
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 26-Hawthorn to 58-Warrigal Rd/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Doncaster Junction/Doncaster Rd
Ave. Duration
36 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
33 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
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $50
UberX
$40 - $50
Select
$55 - $75
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$80 - $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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