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

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Bus, train  •  51 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 Camberwell Belgrave / ...

$16

5 alternative options

Bus, line 75 tram  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 75 tram from D6-Flinders Street West/637 Flinders St to 38-Hastings Rd/Riversdale Rd 75 / ...

$16

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East 20.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East 20.6 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Hawthorn East 20.6 miles

$95 - $130

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East 20.6 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Hawthorn East is 25 km. The road distance is 32.9 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East without a car is to bus and train which takes 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East is 33 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East.

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There are 1935+ hotels available in Hawthorn East. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East.
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  • Distance: 15.8 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, then take the train to Camberwell. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and D6-Flinders Street West/637 Flinders St in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Camberwell
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from D6-Flinders Street West/637 Flinders St to 38-Hastings Rd/Riversdale Rd
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 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
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $65
Black
$75 - $95
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Hawthorn East
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Hawthorn East
Estimated price
$95 - $130

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