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Box Hill is in Melbourne Eastern suburbs 14 km east of Melbourne cbd. At the 2016 census, Box Hill had a population of 11,395. The local government area of the City of Whitehorse.

Box Hill is a busy place, similar in ways to being in Melbourne City. There are many shops, especially in the train station and getting essentials from Box Hill will not be a problem.


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By train[edit]

Box Hill is only 25 minutes from Melbourne by train. To use public transport you'll need a Myki card, which costs $6 (or $3 for children/concession) from post offices, milk-bars, petrol stations and train stations. Once you have the Myki card it needs to be topped up with money. An adult fee (for one trip) is approximately $3 (it changes frequently) and a child/concession fee is $1.50. The number of stops doesn't change the cost.

Get around[edit]







  • 1 Motel Maroondah, 768 Whitehorse Rd, VIC 3127, +61 3 9899-5555. Straightforward rooms in a laid-back roadside lodging with free Wi-Fi and parking. $72.


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