There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway 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  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Melbourne Central to Belgrave Belgrave

$3

4 alternative options

Train, line 693 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Oakleigh Pakenham / ...
  2. Take the line 693 bus from Oakleigh to Belgrave 693

$3

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway 26.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway 26.5 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway 26.5 miles

$45 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway is to train which costs $5 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway is to taxi which costs $80 - $95 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Puffing Billy Railway is 36 km. The road distance is 42.4 km.

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The train from Melbourne Central to Belgrave takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Melbourne Central and arriving at Belgrave. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Puffing Billy Railway, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Melbourne Central to Belgrave
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Flinders Street to Oakleigh
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Oakleigh to Belgrave
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Puffing Billy Railway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
UberSELECT
$65 - $85
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberBLACK
$95 - $120
Taxi from Melbourne to Puffing Billy Railway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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