There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital by bus, train, tram, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus, train  •  59 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 North Melbourne Craigieburn / ...

$16

Cheapest option

Line 59 tram  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 59 tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 19-Royal Childrens Hospital/Flemington Rd 59

$6

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  14 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$70 - $95

Shuttle  •  14 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital

$11 - $85

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital 12.2 miles

$23 - $30

Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Royal Children's Hospital is 17 km. The road distance is 19.5 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital without a car is to bus and train which takes 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital is 20 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Royal Children's Hospital, VIC, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to North Melbourne, then take the walk to Royal Children's Hospital. Alternatively, Yarra Trams operates a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to North Melbourne
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 19-Royal Childrens Hospital/Flemington Rd
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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
$13
Website
Skybus
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$23 - $30
UberX
$23 - $30
Select
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Black
$50 - $65
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Royal Children's Hospital
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Royal Children's Hospital
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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