There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray 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  •  55 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 Tottenham Sunbury

$18

5 alternative options

Bus, line 219 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 219 bus from Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Elphinstone St/Essex St 216 / ...

$18

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray 13.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray 13.7 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to West Footscray 13.7 miles

$75 - $110

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray 13.7 miles

$26 - $35

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Lonsdale St/Spencer St in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Tottenham
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Lonsdale St/Spencer St to Elphinstone St/Essex St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 West Footscray
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
UberSELECT
$35 - $50
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$55 - $75
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to West Footscray
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and West Footscray is 15 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $45 - $60.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Elphinstone St/Essex St via Lonsdale St/Spencer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to West Footscray, including transfers.