There are 6 ways to get from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground by train, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Balaclava to Richmond Sandringham

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  45 min

  1. Cycle from Luna Park-Lower Esp-St Kilda to Jolimont Station-Wellington Pde South-East Melbourne 5.4 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Line 246 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 246 bus from National Theatre/Barkly St to Rowena Pde/Punt Rd 246

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground 3.5 miles

$10 - $13

Uber  •  6 min

  1. Take an Uber from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground 3.5 miles

$10 - $13

Walk  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Walk from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground 3.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground is to Bikeshare which costs $3 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground is to taxi which costs $14 - $18 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from National Theatre/Barkly St and arriving at Rowena Pde/Punt Rd. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Balaclava and arriving at Richmond. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between St Kilda and Melbourne Cricket Ground is 5 km.

The best way to get from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs $5.

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The train from Balaclava to Richmond takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground bus services, operated by Metropolitan buses, depart from National Theatre/Barkly St station.

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Map of how to get from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground.
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  • Distance: 3.3 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between St Kilda, VIC, Australia and Melbourne Cricket Ground, VIC, Australia?

Metro operates a train from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Metropolitan buses operates a bus from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Balaclava to Richmond
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 National Theatre/Barkly St to Rowena Pde/Punt Rd
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$10 - $13
UberX
$10 - $13
Select
$15 - $20
UberXL
$15 - $20
Black
$25 - $35
Melbourne Bike Share
Website
melbournebikeshare.com.au
Bike from Luna Park-Lower Esp-St Kilda to Jolimont Station-Wellington Pde South-East Melbourne
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Sign up at
http://www.melbournebikeshare.com.au/
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from St Kilda to Melbourne Cricket Ground
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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