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

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, bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Frankston
  2. 788

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. 901
  2. 788

$7

Taxi  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 59.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 59.2 miles

$8 - $13

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

You can take a bus from Melbourne to Rye via The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd, Frankston Station/Young St, and Frankston in around 5 h 14 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
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Frankston to Dundas St/Point Nepean Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus from The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd to Frankston Station/Young St
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Rye
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Melbourne and Rye is 65 km. The road distance is 95 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne to Rye is to train and bus which costs $5 and takes 3 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Rye is to taxi which takes 1 h 13 min and costs $170 - $210.

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Rye. However, there are services departing from Swanston St/Lonsdale St and arriving at Dundas St/Point Nepean Rd via The Pines SC/Reynolds Rd and Frankston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Melbourne to Rye, including transfers.