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

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Line 478 bus, line 59 tram, line 476 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 478 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Airport West SC/Louis St 478 / ...
  2. Take the line 59 tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 53-Keilor Rd/Matthews Ave 59
  3. Take the line 476 bus from Matthews Ave/Keilor Rd to Watergardens Station/Watergardens Circuit Rd 476

$9

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 16 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 Watergardens Sunbury

$16

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station 11.7 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station 11.7 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  15 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Watergardens Station 11.7 miles

$65 - $95

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station 11.7 miles

$22 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Watergardens Station is 7 km. The road distance is 18.8 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station without a car is to line 478 bus and line 59 tram and line 476 bus which takes 1 h 4 min and costs $13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station is 19 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station.

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There are 1586+ hotels available in Watergardens Station. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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

There is no direct connection from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station. However, you can take the line 478 bus to Airport West SC/Louis St, take the walk to 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave, take the line 59 tram to 53-Keilor Rd/Matthews Ave, take the walk to Matthews Ave/Keilor Rd, then take the line 476 bus to Watergardens Station/Watergardens Circuit Rd. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Southern Cross in around 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 59-Airport West/Matthews Ave to 53-Keilor Rd/Matthews Ave
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Watergardens
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to Airport West SC/Louis St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Matthews Ave/Keilor Rd to Watergardens Station/Watergardens Circuit Rd
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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 Watergardens Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $28
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Assist
$22 - $28
UberX
$22 - $28
Select
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Black
$45 - $65
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Watergardens Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Watergardens Station
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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