There are 4 ways to get from Pakenham to Box Hill 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  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Pakenham to Richmond Pakenham / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Train, line 903 bus  •  1 h 41 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

Taxi  •  39 min

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

$75 - $90

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Pakenham to Box Hill 33.1 miles

$4 - $7

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

Metro operates a train from Pakenham to Box Hill every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. V-Line also services this route every 2 hours.

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
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Train from Pakenham to Oakleigh
Ave. Duration
47 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 Oakleigh to Harrow St/Station St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Taxi from Pakenham to Box Hill
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pakenham to Box Hill?

The distance between Pakenham and Box Hill is 42 km. The road distance is 53 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pakenham to Box Hill?

The cheapest way to get from Pakenham to Box Hill is to train and line 903 bus which costs $5 and takes 1 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pakenham to Box Hill?

The quickest way to get from Pakenham to Box Hill is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs $95 - $120.

Is there a direct train between Pakenham and Box Hill?

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 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Pakenham to Box Hill?

It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Pakenham to Box Hill, including transfers.