There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 688 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Melbourne Central to Croydon Lilydale
  2. Take the line 688 bus from Croydon to Inverness Rd/Mt. Dandenong Tourist Rd 688

$3

4 alternative options

Line 907 bus, line 688 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 907 bus from Swanston St/Lonsdale St to Mitcham Station/Colombo St 907
  2. Take the line 688 bus from Croydon to Inverness Rd/Mt. Dandenong Tourist Rd 688

$6

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park 27.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park 27.1 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park 27.1 miles

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park is to train and line 688 bus which costs $5 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Dandenong Ranges National Park is 37 km. The road distance is 43.4 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Dandenong Ranges National Park, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park via Mitcham Station/Colombo St, Mitcham, Croydon, and Inverness Rd/Mt. Dandenong Tourist Rd in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Melbourne Central to Croydon
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Croydon to Inverness Rd/Mt. Dandenong Tourist Rd
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus from Swanston St/Lonsdale St to Mitcham Station/Colombo St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$7
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
UberSELECT
$65 - $90
uberXL
$65 - $90
UberBLACK
$95 - $130
Taxi from Melbourne to Dandenong Ranges National Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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