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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 48 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 Upper Ferntree Gully Belgrave

$16

5 alternative options

Line 302 bus, line 732 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 302 bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St 302
  2. Take the line 732 bus from Box Hill Bus Station/Station St to Upper Ferntree Gully 732

$16

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) 37.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) 37.3 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) 37.3 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) 37.3 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 46 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) is 47 km. The road distance is 59.6 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station). However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Upper Ferntree Gully via King St/Lonsdale St and Box Hill Bus Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The nearest airport to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) is Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) Airport which is 39.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Melbourne (MEL) (47.4 km), Avalon (AVV) (74.6 km), Albury (ABX) (250 km) and Wagga Wagga (WGA) (359.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station).
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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station) via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, King St/Lonsdale St, and Box Hill Bus Station/Station St in around 3 h.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Upper Ferntree Gully
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from King St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Box Hill Bus Station/Station St to Upper Ferntree Gully
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$60 - $80
UberX
$60 - $80
Select
$90 - $120
UberXL
$90 - $120
Black
$130 - $170
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Upper Ferntree Gully (Station)
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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