There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston Peninsula Express / ...

$2 - $40

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 49 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

Taxi  •  57 min

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

$90 - $110

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

$160 - $230

Shuttle  •  57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston

$11 - $85

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at Frankston. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 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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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs .

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The bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston bus services, operated by Skybus, arrive at Frankston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston is 68 km. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Frankston. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston.
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  • Distance: 36.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

Skybus operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Metropolitan buses also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $40
Website
Skybus
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 Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Frankston Station/Young St
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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
$160 - $230
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Frankston
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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