There are 7 ways to get from Melbourne to Ripponlea by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Ripponlea Sandringham

$4

6 alternative options

Line 67 tram  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 67 tram from 11-City Square/Swanston St to 40-Scott St/Brighton Rd 67

$4

Bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the bus from Collins St/Queen St to Glen Eira Rd/Hotham St 216 / ...

$4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Ripponlea 5.5 miles

$15 - $19

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Ripponlea 5.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Melbourne to Ripponlea 5.5 miles

$12 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Walk from Melbourne to Ripponlea 5.6 miles

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

Metro operates a train from Melbourne to Ripponlea every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Melbourne to Ripponlea every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 33 min. Nightrider PTV also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Ripponlea
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 11-City Square/Swanston St to 40-Scott St/Brighton Rd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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 Collins St/Queen St to Glen Eira Rd/Hotham St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Nightrider PTV
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from St Pauls Cathedral/Flinders St to Balaclava Rd/Orrong Rd
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne to Ripponlea
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$12 - $17
uberX
$12 - $17
UberSELECT
$19 - $25
uberXL
$19 - $25
UberBLACK
$30 - $40
Taxi from Melbourne to Ripponlea
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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 Ripponlea?

The distance between Melbourne and Ripponlea is 8 km. The road distance is 9 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Ripponlea?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Ripponlea is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne to Ripponlea?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Ripponlea is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $20 - $24.

Is there a direct train between Melbourne and Ripponlea?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Ripponlea. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne and Ripponlea?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Collins St/Queen St and arriving at Glen Eira Rd/Hotham St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne to Ripponlea?

The train from Flinders Street to Ripponlea takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.