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There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley by bus, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus, train  •  1 h 19 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 Waverley Glen Waverley

$16

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Shuttle  •  37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Glen Waverley

$11 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus, line 623 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Carlisle Street St Kilda St Kilda Express
  2. Take the line 623 bus from Barkly St/Carlisle St to Glen Waverley 623

$16

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley 30 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley 30 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Glen Waverley 30 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley 30 miles

$50 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport Purple zone and arriving at Glen Waverley via Barkly St/Carlisle St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Glen Waverley is 36 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs $23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport Purple zone station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Glen Waverley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley is 48 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley.

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There are 2039+ hotels available in Glen Waverley. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley.
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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley via Carlisle Street St Kilda and Barkly St/Carlisle St in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Glen Waverley
Ave. Duration
42 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
$13
Website
Skybus
Bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Carlisle Street St Kilda
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Barkly St/Carlisle St to Glen Waverley
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Waverley
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
Select
$70 - $90
UberXL
$70 - $90
Black
$100 - $130
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Glen Waverley
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Glen Waverley
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Glen Waverley
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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