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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 1 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 Oakleigh Cranbourne / ...

$3

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Bus, line 623 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Carlisle Street St Kilda St Kilda Express
  2. Take the line 623 bus from Barkly St/Carlisle St to Chadstone SC/Eastern Access Rd 623

$16

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh 26.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh 26.2 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Oakleigh 26.2 miles

$110 - $160

Shuttle  •  34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Oakleigh

$11 - $85

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh 26.2 miles

$40 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh is to bus and train which costs $5 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport Purple zone and arriving at Westminster St/Burlington St via Barkly St/Carlisle St and Chadstone SC/Eastern Access Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Oakleigh is 34 km. The road distance is 42 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $5.

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

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport Purple zone station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Chadstone SC/Eastern Access Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh is 42 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh.

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There are 2009+ hotels available in Oakleigh. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh via Carlisle Street St Kilda, Barkly St/Carlisle St, and Chadstone SC/Eastern Access Rd in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Oakleigh
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Skybus
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Carlisle Street St Kilda
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Barkly St/Carlisle St to Chadstone SC/Eastern Access Rd
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Oakleigh
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$65 - $80
UberXL
$65 - $80
Black
$90 - $120
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Oakleigh
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 Oakleigh
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Oakleigh
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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