There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  48 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 Newport Williamstown / ...

$18

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport 15.3 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport 15.3 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Newport 15.3 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport 15.3 miles

$28 - $40

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

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

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Newport
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
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
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$28 - $40
uberX
$28 - $40
UberSELECT
$40 - $55
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$60 - $80
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Newport
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Newport is 20 km. The road distance is 24 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs $50 - $65.

It takes approximately 48 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Newport, including transfers.