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There are 5 ways to get from Southbank to Footscray by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  12m

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Footscray Williamstown / ...

$3

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Bus  •  23m

  1. Take the bus from Flinders Lane/Queen St to St Johns Church/79 Paisley St 216 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  8m

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank to Footscray 5 miles

$13 - $16

Uber  •  8m

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank to Footscray 5 miles

$12 - $17

Walk  •  1h 39m

  1. Walk from Southbank to Footscray 5.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Southbank to Footscray is to train which costs $5 and takes 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbank to Footscray is to taxi which costs $18 - $23 and takes 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flinders Lane/Queen St and arriving at St Johns Church/79 Paisley St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Footscray. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12m.

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The distance between Southbank and Footscray is 7 km.

The best way to get from Southbank to Footscray without a car is to train which takes 12m and costs $5.

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The train from Flinders Street to Footscray takes 12m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Southbank to Footscray bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Flinders Lane/Queen St station.

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Southbank to Footscray train services, operated by Metro, depart from Flinders Street station.

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The best way to get from Southbank to Footscray is to train which takes 12m and costs $5. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $5 and takes 23m.

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Map of how to get from Southbank to Footscray.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 12m

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

Metro operates a train from Southbank to Footscray every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12m. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Southbank to Footscray every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 23m. PTV Night Network also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Metro
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Footscray
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metro
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Bus operators
Metropolitan buses
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Flinders Lane/Queen St to St Johns Church/79 Paisley St
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Metropolitan buses
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
PTV Night Network
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bond St/Flinders St to Victoria University/Ballarat Rd
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Website
Public Transport Victoria
2 hour ticket
$3
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank to Footscray
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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uber.com
Assist
$12 - $17
UberX
$12 - $17
Select
$18 - $24
UberXL
$18 - $24
Black
$29 - $40
Taxi from Southbank to Footscray
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Southbank to Footscray bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at St Johns Church/79 Paisley St station.

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Southbank to Footscray train services, operated by Metro, arrive at Footscray station.

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There are 2115+ hotels available in Footscray. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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