When & Where
HOW TO GET THERE
Take any train that goes to Southern Cross Station. Exit at Southern Cross Station and catch tram number 96, 109 or 12 as above. For further train timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website here.
Please note that due to the construction of MCEC’s new multi-purpose building currently being underway alongside Convention Centre Place (opposite South Wharf DFO), parking spaces are limited and may even be closed. Please visit MCEC’s website for further details.
Catch any of the following trams and exit at the stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC: 96 (St Kilda to East Brunswick), 109 (Port Melbourne to Box Hill), 12 (Victoria Gardens to St Kilda). Alternatively, catch tram number 48 or 70 and exit at the Flinders Street stop then take a short walk towards the Yarra River, across the Seafearers Bridge.
The SkyBus transports visitors directly from Melbourne airport to Southern Cross train station. Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).
When flying to Melbourne, you’ll arrive at Melbourne Airport, also known as Tullamarine Airport. It’s located 20km from Melbourne and caters for both international and domestic flights.