There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne by bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus

$14

Cheapest option

Shuttle Jayride  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Crown Melbourne

$11 - $90

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne 15.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne 15.7 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle Skybus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Southbank Southbank Docklands Express

$14

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Crown Melbourne 15.7 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne 15.7 miles

$29 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Crown Melbourne is 20 km. The road distance is 25.1 km.

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The bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St takes 25 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

Skybus operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 25 min.

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
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Southbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
Skybus
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$29 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$60 - $80
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Melbourne
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Crown Melbourne
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Crown Melbourne
Estimated price
$11 - $90

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