When & Where
HOW TO GET THERE
Southern Cross Station is a 10 minute walk to Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. This is the central train station in Melbourne and is serviced by all train lines and the airport Skybus.
The SkyBus transports visitors directly from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross train station.
Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).
The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre has 2 car parking facilities located within walking distance:
- The MCEC car park : 1,060 spaces
- DFO South Wharf car park: 1,150 spaces
Additionally, there are numerous secure car parks available within walking distance of Siddeley Street and Munro Street.
There are 2 taxi drop off locations, either the Clarendon Street entrance of the Convention Centre Place.
Catch any of the following trams and exit at the stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC:
- Route 96 – St Kilda to East Brunswick
- Route 109 – Port Melbourne to Box Hill
- Route 12 – Victoria Gardens to St Kilda
Alternatively, catch tram number 48 or 70 and exit at the Flinders Street stop. Then a short walk to the MCEC.
Melbourne is located 20kms from Tullamarine Airport and caters for both international and domestic flights.