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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 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 Mernda Mernda

$19

Cheapest option

Line 901 bus, line 382 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to South Morang Station/Civic Dr 901
  2. Take the line 382 bus from South Morang Station/Civic Dr to Church St/Walnut St 382

$6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea 27.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea 27.8 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Whittlesea 27.8 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea 27.8 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd and arriving at Church St/Walnut St via South Morang Station/Civic Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Whittlesea is 29 km. The road distance is 44.5 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Church St/Walnut St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea is 45 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Whittlesea. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea via South Morang Station/Civic Dr in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Mernda
Ave. Duration
58 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
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport/Grants Rd to South Morang Station/Civic Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from South Morang Station/Civic Dr to Church St/Walnut St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
UberXL
$65 - $85
Black
$95 - $130
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Whittlesea
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Whittlesea
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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