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There are 7 ways to get from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo by train, bus, tram, taxi, towncar or bike

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  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from North Melbourne to Royal Park Upfield

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  47 min

  1. Cycle from Harbour Town-Docklands Dve-Docklands to Melbourne Uni-Tin Alley-Carlton 2.6 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Line 220 bus, line 58 tram  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 220 bus from Dudley St/Footscray Rd to Queen Victoria Market/Peel St 220
  2. Take the line 58 tram from 8-Franklin St/William St to 25-State Netball Hockey Centre/Royal Park 58

$6

Line 11 tram, line 58 tram  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 11 tram from D18-Bourke St/Collins St to 3-William St/Collins St 11 / ...
  2. Take the line 58 tram from 4-Collins St/William St to 25-State Netball Hockey Centre/Royal Park 58

$6

Line 86 tram, line 58 tram  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 86 tram from D11-The District/434 Docklands Dr to 4-Queen St/Bourke St 86
  2. Take the line 58 tram from 5-Bourke St/William St to 25-State Netball Hockey Centre/Royal Park 58

$6

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo 3.4 miles

$10 - $12

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo 3.4 miles

$9 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo is to Bikeshare which costs $3 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo is to taxi which costs $14 - $17 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from North Melbourne and arriving at Royal Park. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Docklands and Melbourne Zoo is 4 km.

The best way to get from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs $5.

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The train from North Melbourne to Royal Park takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Docklands to Melbourne Zoo train services, operated by Metro, depart from North Melbourne station.

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Docklands to Melbourne Zoo train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Royal Park station.

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There are 1971+ hotels available in Melbourne Zoo. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo.
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  • Distance: 2.4 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Docklands, VIC, Australia and Melbourne Zoo, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 min.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from North Melbourne to Royal Park
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 8-Franklin St/William St to 25-State Netball Hockey Centre/Royal Park
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from D18-Bourke St/Collins St to 3-William St/Collins St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from 4-Collins St/William St to 25-State Netball Hockey Centre/Royal Park
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from D11-The District/434 Docklands Dr to 4-Queen St/Bourke St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from 5-Bourke St/William St to 25-State Netball Hockey Centre/Royal Park
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Yarra Trams
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Dudley St/Footscray Rd to Queen Victoria Market/Peel St
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$9 - $13
UberX
$9 - $13
Select
$14 - $19
UberXL
$14 - $19
Black
$23 - $30
Melbourne Bike Share
Website
melbournebikeshare.com.au
Bike from Harbour Town-Docklands Dve-Docklands to Melbourne Uni-Tin Alley-Carlton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Sign up at
http://www.melbournebikeshare.com.au/
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Docklands to Melbourne Zoo
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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