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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 14 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 Highett Frankston

$16

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Highett (Station)

$11 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus, line 600 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Fitzroy Street St Kilda St Kilda Express
  2. Take the line 600 bus from St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St to Southland Shopping Centre/Karen St 600 / ...

$16

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station) 25.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station) 25.5 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Highett (Station) 25.5 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station) 25.5 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station) is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station) is to taxi which costs $80 - $95 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Highett (Station) is 35 km. The road distance is 40.8 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station). However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport Purple zone and arriving at Highett via St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St and Southland Shopping Centre/Karen St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station).
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  • Distance: 22.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station) via Fitzroy Street St Kilda, St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St, and Southland Shopping Centre/Karen St in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Highett
Ave. Duration
37 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
Bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Fitzroy Street St Kilda
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from St Kilda Station/Fitzroy St to Southland Shopping Centre/Karen St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Highett (Station)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
UberXL
$65 - $85
Black
$90 - $120
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Highett (Station)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Highett (Station)
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Highett (Station)
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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