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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  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 train from Southern Cross to North Williamstown Williamstown

$3

5 alternative options

Bus, line 472 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St SkyBus
  2. Take the line 472 bus from Leeds St/Paisley St to Laverton St/Victoria St 472

$6

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown 16.7 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown 16.7 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne Airport to Williamstown 16.7 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown 16.7 miles

$29 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown is to taxi which costs $55 - $65 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Laverton St/Victoria St via Lonsdale St/Spencer St and Leeds St/Paisley St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Williamstown is 22 km. The road distance is 26.6 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $5.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown, including transfers.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr station.

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Laverton St/Victoria St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown is 27 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown.

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There are 1921+ hotels available in Williamstown. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, Lonsdale St/Spencer St, Leeds St/Hopkins St, and Leeds St/Paisley St in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to North Williamstown
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Skybus
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Leeds St/Paisley St to Laverton St/Victoria St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Williamstown
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$29 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$60 - $80
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Williamstown
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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