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There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Burwood East by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 75 tram  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 75 tram from 6-Russell St/Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy 75

$3

4 alternative options

Line 302 bus, line 732 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 302 bus from Swanston St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St 302
  2. Take the line 732 bus from Box Hill Bus Station/Station St to Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy 732 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Burwood East 12.2 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Burwood East 12.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Burwood East 12.2 miles

$22 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Burwood East is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Burwood East is to taxi which costs $35 - $50 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Burwood East. However, there are services departing from Swanston St/Lonsdale St and arriving at Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy via Box Hill Bus Station/Station St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Burwood East is 17 km. The road distance is 19.5 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Burwood East without a car is to line 75 tram which takes 50 min and costs $5.

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The line 75 tram from 6-Russell St/Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy takes 50 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Melbourne to Burwood East bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Swanston St/Lonsdale St station.

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Melbourne to Burwood East bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Burwood East is 19 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Melbourne to Burwood East.

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There are 2054+ hotels available in Burwood East. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Burwood East.
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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Burwood East via Box Hill Bus Station/Station St in around 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 6-Russell St/Flinders St to 70-Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Swanston St/Lonsdale St to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Box Hill Bus Station/Station St to Blackburn Rd/Burwood Hwy
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne to Burwood East
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$22 - $29
UberX
$22 - $29
Select
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Black
$50 - $65
Taxi from Melbourne to Burwood East
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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