There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Healesville Sanctuary, VIC, Australia?

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary once daily. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Melbourne Central to Lilydale
Avg. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from St Vincents Hospital/Victoria Pde to Don Rd/Maroondah Hwy
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus from Lilydale to Healesville Sanctuary/Gleneadie Ave
Avg. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 Healesville Sanctuary
Avg. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$70 - $100
uberX
$70 - $100
UberSELECT
$100 - $150
uberXL
$100 - $150
UberBLACK
$150 - $200
Taxi
Avg. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary?

The distance between Melbourne and Healesville Sanctuary is 52 km. The road distance is 65 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary is to bus which costs $5 and takes 2 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs $140.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne and Healesville Sanctuary?

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary. However, there are services departing from St Vincents Hospital/Victoria Pde and arriving at Healesville Sanctuary/Gleneadie Ave via Don Rd/Maroondah Hwy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary?

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Melbourne to Healesville Sanctuary, including transfers.