There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station by bus, train, tram, 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  •  1 h 22 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 Footscray Williamstown / ...

$16

Cheapest option

Line 59 tram, line 472 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 59 tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 32-Moonee Ponds Junction/Pascoe Vale Rd 59
  2. Take the line 472 bus from Moonee Ponds Interchange/Mt Alexander Rd to Leonard Cres/Fisher Pde 472

$9

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the bus from Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Whitehall St/Hopkins St 216 / ...

$16

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station 10.9 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station 10.9 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Flemington Racecourse Station 10.9 miles

$65 - $95

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station 10.9 miles

$21 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station is to taxi which costs $35 - $50 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Flemington Racecourse Station is 14 km. The road distance is 17.4 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Whitehall St/Hopkins St via Lonsdale St/Spencer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The nearest airport to Flemington Racecourse Station is Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) Airport which is 6 km away. Other nearby airports include Melbourne (MEL) (14.1 km), Avalon (AVV) (46.5 km) and Albury (ABX) (263.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station.
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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Flemington Racecourse Station, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Lonsdale St/Spencer St, and Whitehall St/Hopkins St in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Footscray
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 32-Moonee Ponds Junction/Pascoe Vale Rd
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
$14
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Moonee Ponds Interchange/Mt Alexander Rd to Leonard Cres/Fisher Pde
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Whitehall St/Hopkins St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
PTV Night Network
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Whitehall St/Hopkins St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$21 - $28
UberX
$21 - $28
Select
$30 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $40
Black
$45 - $60
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Flemington Racecourse Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Flemington Racecourse Station
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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