There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) by train, bus, shuttle, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Lara Geelong - Melbourne / ...

$20 - $25

Cheapest option

Avalon Express  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport Avalon Express

$12 - $16

5 alternative options

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Lara Geelong - Melbourne

$21 - $26

Train, Avalon Express  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Werribee Werribee
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Werribee Station to Avalon Airport Avalon Express

$16

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) 34.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) 34.7 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Melbourne to Avalon Airport 34.7 miles

$40 - $140

Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Avalon Airport (AVV) is 49 km. The road distance is 55.6 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) is to train which takes 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 52 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) is 56 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV).

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There are 83+ hotels available in Avalon Airport (AVV). Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV).
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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Avalon Airport (AVV), Australia?

V-Line operates a train from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, V-Line operates a bus from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV) twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Lara
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Werribee
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Lara
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Shuttle from Werribee Station to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Website
Skybus
Shuttle from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Skybus
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Avalon Airport (AVV)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne to Avalon Airport
Estimated price
$40 - $140

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