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

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

Metro operates a train from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. V-Line also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Pakenham
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Dandenong
Avg. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Avg. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Pakenham
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Pakenham
Estimated price
$12 - $95

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham is to bus which costs $10 and takes 4 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham?

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

How long does it take to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham?

It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pakenham, including transfers.