There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra 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  •  37 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 Richmond Glen Waverley / ...

$16

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to South Yarra

$11 - $90

5 alternative options

Bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport to Charsfield Apartments

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra 17.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra 17.1 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to South Yarra 17.1 miles

$85 - $120

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra 17.1 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and South Yarra is 22 km. The road distance is 27.4 km.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne Airport and arriving at Charsfield Apartments. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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

Skybus operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $19 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Richmond
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
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
Bus from Melbourne Airport to Charsfield Apartments
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $40
UberSELECT
$45 - $60
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to South Yarra
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to South Yarra
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to South Yarra
Estimated price
$11 - $90

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