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

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Bus, train via Tarneit Station  •  1 h 35 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 Tarneit Melbourne - Geelong / ...

$17 - $19

5 alternative options

Bus, train Metro  •  1 h 50 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 Werribee Werribee

$19

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit 24.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit 24.3 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Tarneit 24.3 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit 24.3 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Tarneit is 27 km. The road distance is 39 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $23 - $27.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit is 39 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Tarneit. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit.
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  • Distance: 16.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit. However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, take the train to Tarneit, take the walk to Tarneit Station, then take the line 180 bus to Knightsbridge Dr/Tarneit Rd. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Southern Cross, Werribee, and Werribee Station/Manly St in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Tarneit
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Werribee
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
$14
Website
Skybus
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Tarneit
Ave. Duration
31 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 Tarneit
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Tarneit
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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