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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 4 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 Glen Iris Glen Waverley

$16

5 alternative options

Bus, line 605 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 605 bus from Banana Alley Vaults/Flinders St to Armadale 605

$19

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris 22 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris 22 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Glen Iris 22 miles

$100 - $140

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris 22 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Glen Iris is 28 km. The road distance is 35.2 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs $23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris is 35 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris.

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There are 1885+ hotels available in Glen Iris. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Banana Alley Vaults/Flinders St, Armadale, and 41-Kooyong Rd/High St in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Glen Iris
Ave. Duration
26 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 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 Banana Alley Vaults/Flinders St to Armadale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Select
$55 - $75
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$80 - $110
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Iris
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Glen Iris
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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