There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston by bus, train, 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, train  •  1 h 50 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 Frankston Frankston

$16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Frankston Station/Young St 901

$3 - $50

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston 42.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston 42.6 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Frankston 42.6 miles

$170 - $230

Shuttle  •  57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston

$11 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston is to taxi which costs $120 - $160 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Frankston is 58 km. The road distance is 68.2 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd and arriving at Frankston Station/Young St station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Skybus also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
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 to Frankston
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Frankston Station/Young St
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Frankston
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Frankston
Estimated price
$11 - $90

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