There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East by bus, train, 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, train, line 907 bus  •  1 h 19 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 Victoria Park
  3. Take the line 907 bus from Johnston St/Hoddle St to Dehnert St/Doncaster Rd 907

$21

Cheapest option

Line 902 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 902 bus from Broadmeadows Station/Pascoe Vale Rd to Dehnert St/Doncaster Rd 902

$7

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 36 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 Nunawading Lilydale / ...

$17

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East 23.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East 23.8 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Doncaster East 23.8 miles

$110 - $150

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East 23.8 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs $75 - $90.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Doncaster East is 29 km. The road distance is 38 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd and arriving at Dehnert St/Doncaster Rd via Broadmeadows Station/Pascoe Vale Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Victoria Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Train from Southern Cross to Nunawading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Johnston St/Hoddle St to Dehnert St/Doncaster Rd
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus from Broadmeadows Station/Pascoe Vale Rd to Dehnert St/Doncaster Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
UberSELECT
$60 - $80
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberBLACK
$85 - $110
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doncaster East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Doncaster East
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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