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

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Recommended option

Line 479 bus, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 479 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Sunbury Station/Brook St 479
  2. Take the train from Sunbury to Macedon Echuca/Moama - Melbourne Via Bendigo or Heathcote / ...

$14 - $17

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 3 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 Macedon Echuca/Moama - Melbourne Via Bendigo or Heathcote / ...

$26 - $31

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon 28.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon 28.3 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Mount Macedon 28.3 miles

$110 - $170

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon 28.3 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Mount Macedon is 38 km. The road distance is 45.4 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon without a car is to line 479 bus and train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $19 - $24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon is 45 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Mount Macedon. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon.
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  • Distance: 23.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon. However, you can take the line 479 bus to Sunbury Station/Brook St, take the walk to Sunbury, take the train to Macedon, then take the taxi to Mount Macedon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Southern Cross, and Macedon in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Sunbury to Macedon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Macedon
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Sunbury Station/Brook St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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 Mount Macedon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $90
UberXL
$65 - $90
Black
$95 - $130
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Mount Macedon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Mount Macedon
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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