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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2h 3m

  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 Mernda Mernda

$19

Cheapest option

Line 901 bus, line 387 bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to South Morang Station/Civic Dr 901
  2. Take the line 387 bus from South Morang Station/Civic Dr to Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd 387 / ...

$6

5 alternative options

Line 901 bus, train, line 381 bus  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Epping Station/Cooper St 901
  2. Take the train from Epping to Mernda
  3. Take the line 381 bus from Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd to Cathedral Rise/Timbertop Dr 381

$9

Taxi  •  28m

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen 22.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  28m

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen 22.6 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  28m

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Doreen 22.6 miles

$100 - $140

Uber  •  28m

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen 22.6 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd and arriving at Cathedral Rise/Timbertop Dr via South Morang Station/Civic Dr and Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 36m.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Doreen is 27 km. The road distance is 36.1 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 3m and costs $27.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen is 36 km. It takes approximately 28m to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen.

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There are 129+ hotels available in Doreen. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen via South Morang Station/Civic Dr and Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd in around 2h 36m.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Mernda
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Epping to Mernda
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
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
25m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Epping Station/Cooper St
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd to Cathedral Rise/Timbertop Dr
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to South Morang Station/Civic Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from South Morang Station/Civic Dr to Mernda Station/Bridge Inn Rd
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Select
$55 - $75
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$80 - $110
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Doreen
Ave. Duration
28m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Doreen
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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