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There are 6 ways to get from Rome2rio to Melbourne by train, bus, tram, taxi, 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.

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Train  •  5m

  1. Take the train from Richmond to Flinders Street Sandringham / ...

$5

5 alternative options

Line 969 bus  •  9m

  1. Take the line 969 bus from Olympic Bvd/Punt Rd to Collins St/Russell St 969

$5

Line 70 tram  •  10m

  1. Take the line 70 tram from 7E-Punt Rd/Swan St to 6-Russell St/Flinders St 70

$5

Taxi  •  5m

  1. Take a taxi from Rome2rio to Melbourne 2.4 miles

$11 - $14

Uber  •  5m

  1. Take an Uber from Rome2rio to Melbourne 2.4 miles

$16 - $19

Walk  •  39m

  1. Walk from Rome2rio to Melbourne 2.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Rome2rio to Melbourne is to train which costs $5 and takes 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome2rio to Melbourne is to taxi which costs $11 - $14 and takes 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Olympic Bvd/Punt Rd and arriving at Collins St/Russell St. Services depart twice daily, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Richmond and arriving at Flinders Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4m.

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The distance between Rome2rio and Melbourne is 3 km.

The best way to get from Rome2rio to Melbourne without a car is to train which takes 5m and costs $5.

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The train from Richmond to Flinders Street takes 4m including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Rome2rio to Melbourne bus services, operated by PTV Night Network, depart from Olympic Bvd/Punt Rd station.

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Rome2rio to Melbourne train services, operated by Metro, depart from Richmond station.

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The best way to get from Rome2rio to Melbourne is to train which takes 5m and costs $5. Alternatively, you can line 969 bus, which costs $5 and takes 9m.

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Map of how to get from Rome2rio to Melbourne.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 5m

What companies run services between Rome2rio, VIC, Australia and Melbourne, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Rome2rio to Melbourne every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 4m. Alternatively, PTV Night Network operates a bus from Rome2rio to Melbourne twice daily. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 5m.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Richmond to Flinders Street
Ave. Duration
4m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$5
Daily
$9
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 7E-Punt Rd/Swan St to 6-Russell St/Flinders St
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$5
Daily
$9
Bus operators
PTV Night Network
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Olympic Bvd/Punt Rd to Collins St/Russell St
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
Public Transport Victoria
2 hour ticket
$5
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rome2rio to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $19
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uber.com
Assist
$16 - $19
UberX
$16 - $19
UberX Plus
$19 - $22
Select
$25 - $28
UberXL
$25 - $28
Black
$41 - $46
Taxi from Rome2rio to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5m
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Melbourne Cabs
Phone
+61 3 9091 9435
Website
melbournecabs.com.au
Crown Cabs
Phone
+61 3 9310 5422
Website
crowncabs.com.au
13CABS
Phone
132227
Website
13cabs.com.au

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Rome2rio to Melbourne bus services, operated by PTV Night Network, arrive at Collins St/Russell St station.

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Rome2rio to Melbourne train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Flinders Street station.

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