There are 5 ways to get from Pakenham to Box Hill by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Pakenham to Richmond Pakenham / ...
  2. Take the train from Richmond to Box Hill Belgrave / ...

$3 - $5

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Train, line 903 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Pakenham to Oakleigh Pakenham
  2. Take the line 903 bus from Oakleigh to Harrow St/Station St 903

$3

Bus, line 733 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Pakenham to Clayton Traralgon - Melbourne Via Morwell, Moe & Pakenham
  2. Take the line 733 bus from Clayton Station/Carinish Rd to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St 733

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pakenham to Box Hill 33.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Pakenham to Box Hill 33.1 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Pakenham to Box Hill station. However, there are services departing from Pakenham and arriving at Box Hill Bus Station/Station St via Clayton Station/Carinish Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pakenham to Box Hill. However, there are services departing from Pakenham and arriving at Box Hill via Richmond. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Pakenham and Box Hill is 42 km. The road distance is 52.9 km.

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The best way to get from Pakenham to Box Hill without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Pakenham to Box Hill, including transfers.

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Pakenham to Box Hill bus services, operated by V-Line, depart from Pakenham station.

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Pakenham to Box Hill train services, operated by Metro, depart from Pakenham station.

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The best way to get from Pakenham to Box Hill is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 733 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 58 min.

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Pakenham to Box Hill bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Box Hill Bus Station/Station St.

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Pakenham to Box Hill train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Box Hill station.

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Map of how to get from Pakenham to Box Hill.
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  • Distance: 26.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Pakenham, VIC, Australia and Box Hill, VIC, Australia?

You can take a train from Pakenham to Box Hill via Richmond in around 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pakenham to Box Hill via Clayton and Clayton Station/Carinish Rd in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Pakenham to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Train from Richmond to Box Hill
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Train from Pakenham to Oakleigh
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. 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 long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

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Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Pakenham to Richmond
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Oakleigh to Harrow St/Station St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Bus from Clayton Station/Carinish Rd to Box Hill Bus Station/Station St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. 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 long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Pakenham to Clayton
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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Taxi from Pakenham to Box Hill
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Yes, the driving distance between Pakenham to Box Hill is 53 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Pakenham to Box Hill.

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There are 2003+ hotels available in Box Hill. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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