There are 6 ways to get from St Kilda to Richmond by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Line 246 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 246 bus from National Theatre/Barkly St to Wellington Pde/Hoddle St 246

$3

Cheapest option

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Luna Park-Lower Esp-St Kilda to Richmond Station-Brunton Ave-East Melbourne 4.3 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Line 78 tram  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 78 tram from 37-Carlisle St/Chapel St to 60-Abinger St/Church St 78

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Kilda to Richmond 4.2 miles

$12 - $15

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from St Kilda to Richmond 4.2 miles

$11 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Walk from St Kilda to Richmond 4.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Kilda to Richmond is to Bikeshare which costs $3 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Kilda to Richmond is to taxi which costs $16 - $20 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between St Kilda and Richmond is 6 km.

The line 246 bus from National Theatre/Barkly St to Wellington Pde/Hoddle St takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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The nearest airport to Richmond is Melbourne Essendon Apt (MEB) Airport which is 13 km away. Other nearby airports include Melbourne (MEL) (21.3 km), Avalon (AVV) (51.8 km), Albury (ABX) (260.7 km) and Wagga Wagga (WGA) (368.5 km).

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Map of how to get from St Kilda to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 3.6 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

What companies run services between St Kilda, VIC, Australia and Richmond, VIC, Australia?

Metropolitan buses operates a bus from St Kilda to Richmond every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 37-Carlisle St/Chapel St to 60-Abinger St/Church St
Ave. Duration
26 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 Wellington Pde/Hoddle St
Ave. Duration
20 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 Richmond
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$11 - $15
UberX
$11 - $15
Select
$16 - $22
UberXL
$16 - $22
Black
$27 - $35
Melbourne Bike Share
Website
melbournebikeshare.com.au
Bike from Luna Park-Lower Esp-St Kilda to Richmond Station-Brunton Ave-East Melbourne
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$2
Website
http://www.melbournebikeshare.com.au/
Bikeshare
$2
Taxi from St Kilda to Richmond
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au

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