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

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  •  1 h 57 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 Pakenham Pakenham / ...

$16 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Dandenong 901

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham 52.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham 52.6 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Pakenham 52.6 miles

$200 - $280

Shuttle  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Pakenham

$11 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham is to bus which costs $5 - $9 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham is to taxi which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $150 - $190.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Pakenham is 72 km. The road distance is 84 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham, including transfers.

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

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Pakenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Dandenong
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Pakenham
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Pakenham
Estimated price
$11 - $90

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