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

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, line 905 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. 905

$22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. 901

$4

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. 20.8 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  28 min

  1. 20.8 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. 20.8 miles

$100 - $140

Uber  •  28 min

  1. 20.8 miles

$35 - $50

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

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Templestowe every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Victoria Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
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
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Johnston St/Hoddle St to Omar St/Parker St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Parkwood Pl/Fitzsimons Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Templestowe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$55 - $70
uberXL
$55 - $70
UberBLACK
$80 - $100
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Templestowe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Templestowe
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Templestowe is 25 km. The road distance is 33 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Templestowe is to bus which costs $5 and takes 1 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Templestowe is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs $65 - $80.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd and arriving at Parkwood Pl/Fitzsimons Lane. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Templestowe, including transfers.