There are 4 ways to get from Melbourne to Mount Eliza by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Frankston Frankston

$3

3 alternative options

Line 246 bus, bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 246 bus from Richmond to Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd 246
  2. Take the bus from Elsternwick/Elwood to Mount Eliza Peninsula Express

$16

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Mount Eliza 32.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Mount Eliza 32.8 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Mount Eliza. However, there are services departing from Richmond and arriving at Mount Eliza via Elsternwick/Elwood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Mount Eliza is 42 km. The road distance is 52.6 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Mount Eliza without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Melbourne to Mount Eliza, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Mount Eliza bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Richmond station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Mount Eliza is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 246 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Melbourne to Mount Eliza bus services, operated by Skybus, arrive at Mount Eliza station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Mount Eliza is 53 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Melbourne to Mount Eliza.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Mount Eliza. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Mount Eliza.
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  • Distance: 26.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Mount Eliza, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Melbourne to Mount Eliza every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Melbourne to Mount Eliza via Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd and Elsternwick/Elwood in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Frankston
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Richmond to Daley St/Glen Huntly Rd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Skybus
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Mount Eliza
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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