How to get here

Parkville Campus

By Train

The closest City Loop station is Melbourne Central. From here you can catch a tram, or walk to campus.

By Tram

From Elizabeth Street catch tram number 19:

  • Stop 9 (Haymarket roundabout) for the Faculty of Business & Economics and the Melbourne Law School
  • Stop 11 for all other information areas

From Swanston Street catch tram number 1, 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 or 72:

  • Stop 4 (Queensberry Street) for the Melbourne Graduate School of Education
  • Stop 3 (Lincoln Square) for the Melbourne Law School and the Faculty of Business & Economics
  • Stop 1 (Melbourne University tram stop) for all other information areas

On Foot

The Parkville campus is a 15 to 20 minute walk north of Melbourne’s CBD.

By Car

Limited free parking is available in the following carparks on the day:

  • University Square: Enter via Bouverie Street or Berkeley Street
  • Eastern Precinct: Enter via Cardigan Street, near the corner of Elgin Street
  • Royal Parade: Enter via Royal Parade, between Genetics Lane and Medical Road.

The following roads will be closed to vehicles on the day:

  • Grattan Street, between Royal Parade and Swanston Street
  • Swanston Street, between Grattan and Elgin Streets
  • Leicester Street, between Grattan and Pelham Streets
  • Pelham Street, between Berkeley and Leicester Streets.

Southbank Campus

By Shuttle Bus

The free inter-campus shuttle bus is running from 10:00am to 4:00pm, departing from Bouverie Street, Parkville campus and the corner of Grant Street, Southbank campus.

By Train

The closest City Loop station is Flinders Street. From here you can catch a tram, or walk to campus.

By Tram

From Flinders Street catch tram number 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 or 72 and alight at Stop 17 (Grant Street).

On Foot

The Southbank campus is a 10 minute walk south of Flinders Street Station.

By Car

There is very limited paid parking in the surrounding areas.

The following roads will be closed to vehicles on the day:

  • Dodds Street, between Southbank Boulevard and Grant Street
  • Southbank Boulevard, between St Kilda Road and Sturt Street

Accessible campus

The University of Melbourne is committed to making our campus and activities as accessible as possible for prospective students and their families. If you would like information in another format, or require Auslan interpreters, mobility orientation, audio description or other access to Open Day we’d like to hear from you.

Requests and suggestions are welcome to our Disability Services team up to 5 working days prior to Open Day.

Telephone: 03 8344 0836

Email: disability-support@unimelb.edu.au

Public Transport Ticketing and Journey Planner

Visit Public Transport Victoria for journey planning and ticketing information.

Visitors to Melbourne can purchase a Myki Explorer card ($15) for one day's unlimited travel on public transport.

The University of Melbourne campuses are not within the Free Tram Zone.