There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Port Melbourne by bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Line 235 bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 235 bus from Southern Cross Station/Collins St to Plummer St/Salmon St 235

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  22 min

  1. Cycle from Bourke Street Mall-205 Bourke St-City to Beach St-Port Melbourne 3.4 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Port Melbourne 3.6 miles

$10 - $13

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Port Melbourne 3.6 miles

$10 - $14

Walk  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Walk from Melbourne to Port Melbourne 3.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Port Melbourne is to Bikeshare which costs $3 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Port Melbourne is to taxi which costs $14 - $18 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southern Cross Station/Collins St station and arriving at Plummer St/Salmon St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Port Melbourne is 4 km.

The best way to get from Melbourne to Port Melbourne without a car is to line 235 bus which takes 13 min and costs $5.

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The line 235 bus from Southern Cross Station/Collins St to Plummer St/Salmon St takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Melbourne to Port Melbourne bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Southern Cross Station/Collins St.

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Melbourne to Port Melbourne bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Plummer St/Salmon St station.

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There are 1863+ hotels available in Port Melbourne. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Port Melbourne.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia?

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne to Port Melbourne every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 13 min.

Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Southern Cross Station/Collins St to Plummer St/Salmon St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Port Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
Select
$15 - $20
UberXL
$15 - $20
Black
$25 - $35
Melbourne Bike Share
Website
melbournebikeshare.com.au
Bike from Bourke Street Mall-205 Bourke St-City to Beach St-Port Melbourne
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Sign up at
http://www.melbournebikeshare.com.au/
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Melbourne to Port Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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