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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  •  1h 35m

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

$2 - $40

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1h 49m

  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  •  57m

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

$90 - $110

Drive  •  57m

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

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  57m

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

$160 - $220

Shuttle  •  57m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston

$11 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 57m.

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

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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 1h 35m.

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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 1h 35m and costs $4 - $55.

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The bus from Melbourne Airport to Frankston takes 1h 35m 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 57m to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Frankston. Prices start at $81 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: 1h 35m

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 1h 35m. Metropolitan buses also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 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 to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
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
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 Frankston Station/Young St
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Frankston
Ave. Duration
57m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Frankston
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Frankston
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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