There are 6 ways to get from Southbank to Northcote by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to Croxton Mernda

$3

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Line 11 tram  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 11 tram from 3-William St/Collins St to 29-Arthurton Rd/St Georges Rd 11

$3

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Little Collins St/Queen St to Northcote Aquatic Centre/Victoria Rd 250 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank to Northcote 5.7 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Southbank to Northcote 5.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank to Northcote 5.7 miles

$13 - $17

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Little Collins St/Queen St and arriving at Northcote Aquatic Centre/Victoria Rd. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at Croxton. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Southbank and Northcote is 7 km. The road distance is 9.2 km.

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The best way to get from Southbank to Northcote without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs .

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The train from Flinders Street to Croxton takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Southbank to Northcote bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from Little Collins St/Queen St station.

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

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The best way to get from Southbank to Northcote is to train which takes 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 34 min.

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Southbank to Northcote bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, arrive at Northcote Aquatic Centre/Victoria Rd station.

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

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Map of how to get from Southbank to Northcote.
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  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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

Metro operates a train from Southbank to Northcote every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from Southbank to Northcote every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 34 min. PTV Night Network also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to Croxton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 3-William St/Collins St to 29-Arthurton Rd/St Georges Rd
Ave. Duration
29 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 Little Collins St/Queen St to Northcote Aquatic Centre/Victoria Rd
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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 High St/Clarendon St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank to Northcote
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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uber.com
Assist
$13 - $17
UberX
$13 - $17
Select
$19 - $25
UberXL
$19 - $25
Black
$30 - $40
Taxi from Southbank to Northcote
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Southbank to Northcote is 9 km. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Southbank to Northcote.

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