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

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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

$16

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Bus, line 472 bus  •  1 h 32 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

$19

Taxi  •  25 min

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

$40 - $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

$85 - $120

Uber  •  25 min

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

$30 - $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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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Williamstown is 22 km. The road distance is 26.6 km.

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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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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 32 min.

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The nearest airport to Williamstown is Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) Airport which is 14.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Melbourne (MEL) (21.6 km), Avalon (AVV) (40.9 km) and Albury (ABX) (270.9 km).

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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown bus services, operated by Skybus, arrive at Southern Cross station.

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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 32 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
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 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
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
Select
$45 - $60
UberXL
$45 - $60
Black
$65 - $85
Taxi from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Williamstown
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$40 - $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
$85 - $120

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