There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  1 h 1 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 Thornbury Mernda

$16

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Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station) 12.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station) 12.5 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Thornbury (Station) 12.5 miles

$70 - $100

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station) 12.5 miles

$23 - $30

Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Thornbury (Station) is 16 km. The road distance is 20 km.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station) is 20 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station).

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There are 1901+ hotels available in Thornbury (Station). Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station).
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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station). However, you can take the bus to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the walk to Southern Cross, then take the train to Thornbury. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Thornbury (Station).

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Thornbury
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Thornbury (Station)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$23 - $30
UberX
$23 - $30
Select
$35 - $45
UberXL
$35 - $45
Black
$50 - $65
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Thornbury (Station)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Thornbury (Station)
Estimated price
$70 - $100

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