There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Metropol Melbourne by bus, tram, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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. SkyBus

$14

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  18 min

$11 - $90

5 alternative options

Bus, line 96 tram  •  48 min

  1. St Kilda Express
  2. 96

$18

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. 15 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. 15 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. 15 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  18 min

  1. 15 miles

$28 - $40

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

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

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 132-St Kilda Station/Light Rail to 125-Clarendon St/Normanby Rd
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
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
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Fitzroy Street St Kilda
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Book at
skybus.umd.com.au
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Metropol Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$28 - $40
uberX
$28 - $40
UberSELECT
$40 - $55
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$60 - $80
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Metropol Melbourne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Crown Metropol Melbourne
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Crown Metropol Melbourne
Estimated price
$11 - $90

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Crown Metropol Melbourne is 20 km. The road distance is 24 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Metropol Melbourne is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Crown Metropol Melbourne is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $50 - $60.

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.

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.