There are 7 ways to get from Southbank to Richmond by train, tram, taxi, towncar, foot 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.

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Flinders Street to East Richmond Alamein / ...

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  12 min

  1. Cycle from Acca-Sturt St-Southbank to Richmond Station-Brunton Ave-East Melbourne 1.9 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Line 75 tram  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 75 tram from 3-Market St/Flinders St to 20-Coppin St/Bridge Rd 75

$3

Line 1 tram, line 75 tram  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from 18-Grant St/Sturt St to 13-Federation Square/Swanston St 1
  2. Take the line 75 tram from 5-Swanston St/Flinders St to 20-Coppin St/Bridge Rd 75

$6

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southbank to Richmond 2.8 miles

$8 - $11

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southbank to Richmond 2.8 miles

$8 - $12

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from Southbank to Richmond 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flinders Street and arriving at East Richmond. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Southbank and Richmond is 3 km.

The best way to get from Southbank to Richmond without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs .

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The train from Flinders Street to East Richmond takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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

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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 Southbank to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

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

Metro operates a train from Southbank to Richmond every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Flinders Street to East Richmond
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 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-Market St/Flinders St to 20-Coppin St/Bridge Rd
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
Tram from 18-Grant St/Sturt St to 13-Federation Square/Swanston St
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$3
Daily
$6
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
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southbank to Richmond
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
Select
$13 - $17
UberXL
$13 - $17
Black
$22 - $28
Melbourne Bike Share
Website
melbournebikeshare.com.au
Bike from Acca-Sturt St-Southbank to Richmond Station-Brunton Ave-East Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Sign up at
http://www.melbournebikeshare.com.au/
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from Southbank to Richmond
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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