There are 5 ways to get from Footscray to Richmond by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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, line 75 tram  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Footscray to Flinders Street Williamstown / ...
  2. Take the line 75 tram from 5-Swanston St/Flinders St to 20-Coppin St/Bridge Rd 75

$6

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Line 220 bus, line 350 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 220 bus from Barkly St/Victoria St to Bourke St/Queen St 216 / ...
  2. Take the line 350 bus from Bourke St/Queen St to Cromwell St/Victoria Pde 350 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Footscray to Richmond 6.7 miles

$16 - $20

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Footscray to Richmond 6.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Footscray to Richmond 6.7 miles

$14 - $19

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Footscray to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Barkly St/Victoria St and arriving at Cromwell St/Victoria Pde via Bourke St/Queen St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Footscray and Richmond is 9 km. The road distance is 10.7 km.

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The best way to get from Footscray to Richmond without a car is to train and line 75 tram which takes 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 33 min to get from Footscray to Richmond, including transfers.

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Footscray to Richmond bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Barkly St/Victoria St station.

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Footscray to Richmond bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Cromwell St/Victoria Pde station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Footscray to Richmond is 11 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Footscray to Richmond.

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There are 1932+ hotels available in Richmond. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Footscray to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Footscray, VIC, Australia and Richmond, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Footscray to Richmond via Bourke St/Queen St in around 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Footscray to Flinders Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 5-Swanston St/Flinders St to 20-Coppin St/Bridge Rd
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Barkly St/Victoria St to Bourke St/Queen St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus from Bourke St/Queen St to Cromwell St/Victoria Pde
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Footscray to Richmond
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$14 - $19
UberX
$14 - $19
Select
$22 - $28
UberXL
$22 - $28
Black
$30 - $45
Taxi from Footscray to Richmond
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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