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There are 5 ways to get from Melbourne to Tarneit by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Tarneit Melbourne - Geelong

$9 - $10

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Southern Cross to Tarneit Melbourne - Geelong / ...

$11 - $13

Train, line 167 bus  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Hoppers Crossing Werribee
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Hoppers Crossing Station/Old Geelong Rd to Felix Way/Hummingbird Bvd 167

$9

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melbourne to Tarneit 29.7 km

$55 - $70

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Melbourne to Tarneit 29.7 km

$3 - $5

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The most affordable way to get from Melbourne to Tarneit is to drive, which costs $3 - $5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Tarneit is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne to Tarneit. However, there are services departing from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St and arriving at Felix Way/Hummingbird Bvd via Tarneit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Melbourne and Tarneit is 27 km. The road distance is 29.7 km.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Tarneit without a car is to bus which takes 58 min and costs $8 - $10.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Melbourne to Tarneit, including transfers.

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Melbourne to Tarneit bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St station.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Tarneit is to bus which takes 58 min and costs $8 - $10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $11 - $14 and takes 58 min.

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Melbourne to Tarneit bus services, operated by V-Line, arrive at Tarneit station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melbourne to Tarneit is 30 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Melbourne to Tarneit.

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  • Distance: 26.8 km
  • Duration: 58 min

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

V-Line operates a bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Tarneit twice a week. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, V-Line operates a train from Southern Cross to Tarneit every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

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Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Tarneit
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Hoppers Crossing
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$5
Daily
$9
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line provides passenger rail and coach services to regional destinations across Victoria, Australia. Services go to/from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on coach travel and long-distance train services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have tray tables and larger reclining seats with more leg room.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Southern Cross Coach Terminal/Spencer St to Tarneit
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
https://www.vline.com.au/
Off Peak
$3 - $5
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Hoppers Crossing Station/Old Geelong Rd to Felix Way/Hummingbird Bvd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$5
Daily
$9
Other operators
Taxi from Melbourne to Tarneit
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Silver Service Taxi Melbourne Airport
Phone
+61 3 9088 0786
Melbourne Silver Premium Cabs
Phone
+61 422 502 251
Website
melbournesilverpremiumcabs.com.au
Crown Cabs
Phone
+61 3 9310 5422
Website
crowncabs.com.au
13CABS
Phone
132227
Website
13cabs.com.au

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