There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 10 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 Westall Cranbourne / ...

$16

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Shuttle  •  40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Clayton South

$11 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus, line 824 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Moorabbin Peninsula Express
  2. Take the line 824 bus from Moorabbin Station/Station St to Clayton South Primary School/Clayton Rd 824

$16

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South 30.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South 30.3 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Clayton South 30.3 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South 30.3 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at Clayton South Primary School/Clayton Rd via Moorabbin Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Clayton South is 39 km. The road distance is 48.5 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Clayton South Primary School/Clayton Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South is 48 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South.

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There are 1946+ hotels available in Clayton South. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South.
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  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South via Moorabbin and Moorabbin Station/Station St in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Westall
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
Bus from Melbourne Airport to Moorabbin
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Moorabbin Station/Station St to Clayton South Primary School/Clayton Rd
Ave. Duration
27 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 Clayton South
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
Select
$70 - $95
UberXL
$70 - $95
Black
$100 - $140
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Clayton South
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Clayton South
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Clayton South
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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