There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Bentleigh East by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Bentleigh Frankston

$3

5 alternative options

Line 64 tram  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 64 tram from 10-Bourke Street Mall/Swanston St to 68-East Brighton/Hawthorn Rd 64

$6

Line 220 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 220 bus from Collins St/Queen St to Gardenia Rd/North Rd 220

$3

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Bentleigh East 10.4 miles

$25 - $30

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Bentleigh East 10.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Bentleigh East 10.4 miles

$21 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Bentleigh East is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Bentleigh East is to taxi which costs $30 - $45 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Bentleigh East is 14 km. The road distance is 16.7 km.

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The train from Flinders Street to Bentleigh takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Bentleigh East. However, there are services departing from Collins St/Queen St and arriving at McKinnon Secondary College/McKinnon Rd via Gardenia Rd/North Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Bentleigh. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Bentleigh East is 17 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Melbourne to Bentleigh East.

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Melbourne to Bentleigh East bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Gardenia Rd/North Rd station.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Bentleigh East.
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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Bentleigh East, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Melbourne to Bentleigh East every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne to Bentleigh East every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Bentleigh
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 10-Bourke Street Mall/Swanston St to 68-East Brighton/Hawthorn Rd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Collins St/Queen St to Gardenia Rd/North Rd
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 to Bentleigh East
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$21 - $27
UberX
$21 - $27
Select
$30 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $40
Black
$45 - $60
Taxi from Melbourne to Bentleigh East
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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