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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the train from Flinders Street to Sandringham Sandringham

$16

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Shuttle  •  35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Sandringham

$11 - $85

5 alternative options

Bus, line 600 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Fitzroy Street St Kilda St Kilda Express
  2. Take the line 600 bus from Carlisle St/Barkly St to Southey St/Fernhill Rd 600 / ...

$16

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham 25.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham 25.7 miles

$3 - $6

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Sandringham 25.7 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham 25.7 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport Purple zone and arriving at Southey St/Fernhill Rd via Carlisle St/Barkly St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Sandringham is 35 km. The road distance is 41.1 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham, including transfers.

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

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Southey St/Fernhill Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham is 41 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham.

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There are 1902+ hotels available in Sandringham. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham.
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  • Distance: 21.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham via Fitzroy Street St Kilda and Carlisle St/Barkly St in around 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Sandringham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
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
Bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Fitzroy Street St Kilda
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Carlisle St/Barkly St to Southey St/Fernhill Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Sandringham
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$90 - $120
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Sandringham
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Sandringham
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Sandringham
Estimated price
$11 - $85

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