Journey: Melbourne Airport to Frankston

Melbourne Airport is one of the biggest in Australia, with four separate terminals within it. It’s about 23km northwest of the Melbourne CBD, which places it about 77km from Frankston. Getting from Melbourne Airport to Frankston is easy, though. There are plenty of public transport options, including trams and buses. There are also taxis and hire cars on offer, as well. However, those options are not without their shortfalls. Taxis are quite expensive over longer distances. Hire cars can be too, and require a good knowledge of the local area. Then there’s public transport, which is often time-consuming.

So what’s the best travel option from Melbourne Airport to Frankston? A Hughes transfer! At Hughes, we take pride in offering the best value transfers from Melbourne Airport to Frankston, and back. We have a fleet of premium and luxury vehicles, from which you can choose. We operate at any time of day or night, as well, so you won’t be left without transport options.

Our Fleet

Whether you are looking for a luxury limousine or premium sedan experience or want to move a large group easily and in comfort, Hughes can help. We have vehicle options for 1 – 61 passengers and an extensive fleet to accommodate all your transport needs.

Not sure what vehicle’s suit your needs? Contact our friendly team on 1300 615 165 or res@hughes.com.au to discuss your requirements.

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Executive Sedans

Perfect for 1-3 passengers with minimal luggage, our executive sedans are well-appointed for your comfort.

3 Passengers

2 Suitcases

2 Small Bags

Premium Sedans

Perfect for 1-3 passengers with minimal luggage, our premium sedans include the latest prestige models with top of the line features.

3 Passengers

2 Suitcases

2 Small Bags

Premium SUVs

Perfect for 1- 3 passengers with up to 5 suitcases, our premium SUVs include the latest prestige models with top of the line features.

3 Passengers

5 Suitcases

3 Small Bags

People Movers

Perfect for up to 6 passengers with standard luggage, our people movers are luxurious and roomy, with ergonomic design for your comfort.

6 Passengers

6 Suitcases

41 Small Bags

Luxury Minibuses

Perfect for up 9 - 14 passengers with a trailer option for additional luggage, our Mercedes Sprinter minibuses are a luxurious option for groups.

9 - 14 Passengers

Small Coach

Perfect for up 21 - 54 passengers with standard luggage with a trailer option for additional luggage, our air-conditioned, luxury coaches are a great option for larger groups.

21 - 54 Passengers

Getting from Melbourne Airport to Frankston – On and off peak hour

Travel times: they form the basis of air and road travel. They also form the backbone of your travel plans. So let’s have a quick look at how long it usually takes to get from Melbourne Airport to Frankston. Outside of peak travel times, it takes about 70 minutes to get from Frankston to Melbourne Airport – and vice versa.  However, during peak hours these times can vary slightly.

Peak Hour Travel Time:

Airport to Frankston – 85 minutes
Frankston to airport – 85 minutes

Off-Peak Travel Time:

Airport to Frankston – 65 minutes
Frankston to airport – 65 minutes

Melbourne Airport – Here are your options to get to your Frankston transfer

Melbourne Airport is large and busy, with four terminals comprising it. Understandably, it can seem trick to get from one part of the airport to another. However, in reality it’s very well set-out. The airport is easily navigated, and there are plenty of pick up and drop off points around each terminal. That means you won’t be far from your Hughes transfer. And when you arrive, we will be waiting for you in our pre-arranged meeting space.

Of course, if you arrive early, you won’t be bored. Melbourne airport has a wide variety of facilities on offer. There are restaurants, bars, and entertainment venues within the airport precinct. There’s also Wi-Fi connectivity, so you can remain connected. Melbourne Airport has a well-deserved international reputation – see for yourself!

Frankston: There’s plenty on offer before you return to Melbourne Airport!

Frankston is located about 41km east of the Melbourne CBD. That location has earned it the name of ‘gateway to the Mornington Peninsula.’ Well-known throughout Melbourne for its beaches, and overall vibrance, Frankston is a popular destination in its own right. Frankston Beach is, in fact, one of the most frequented in Victoria. And that’s quite an achievement, considering the abundance of beautiful coastline in the state.

In addition to its coastal attractions, Frankston also has a bustling arts and music scene. It occupies a special place in the heart of Melbourne’s renowned creative community. So take some time to see the sights when you’re in Frankston. You can do so in the knowledge that your Hughes transfer can collect you from anywhere around Frankston. Whatever the time, Hughes will be there to meet your transportation needs.