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

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Bus, line 905 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 905 bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Cromwell St/Victoria Pde 905 / ...

$17

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond 16.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond 16.2 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  21 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Richmond 16.2 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond 16.2 miles

$29 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $50 - $65.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Richmond is 21 km. The road distance is 26 km.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Cromwell St/Victoria Pde via King St/Lonsdale St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and King St/Lonsdale St in around 49 min.

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 King St/Lonsdale St to Cromwell St/Victoria Pde
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$29 - $40
uberX
$29 - $40
UberSELECT
$40 - $55
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$65 - $80
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Richmond
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Richmond
Estimated price
$85 - $120

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