There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 28 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 Lara Melbourne - Geelong / ...

$18 - $21

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara 44.2 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara 44.2 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Lara 44.2 miles

$170 - $240

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, then take the train to Lara. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Lara.

Train operators
V-Line
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
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Lara
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Lara is 55 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs $130 - $160.

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Lara, including transfers.