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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 29 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 Mitcham Belgrave / ...

$19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Blackburn Station/Railway Rd 901

$6

5 alternative options

Bus, line 907 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 907 bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Donvale Reserve/Mitcham Rd 907

$16

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale 27.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale 27.1 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Donvale 27.1 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale 27.1 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Donvale Reserve/Mitcham Rd via King St/Lonsdale St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Donvale is 33 km. The road distance is 43.3 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale, including transfers.

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

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Donvale Reserve/Mitcham Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale is 43 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale.

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There are 1969+ hotels available in Donvale. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and King St/Lonsdale St in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Mitcham
Ave. Duration
40 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
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Donvale Reserve/Mitcham Rd
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Blackburn Station/Railway Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 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 Donvale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
UberXL
$65 - $85
Black
$95 - $120
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Donvale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Donvale
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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