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Public transport for the Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow: Friday 21 February to Sunday 23 February 2020

22 Feb 2020

We're helping you get to and from the Caravan, Camping and Touring Supershow, with extra trains running to and from Melbourne Showgrounds.

Please also check Disruptions for service changes that may affect your journey before you travel.

Friday 21 February

Metropolitan train icon Metropolitan train

Getting to the Showgrounds

Trains will depart from Flinders Street Station (Platforms 7), stopping at Southern Cross Station (Platform 14), North Melbourne Station (Platform 6) and then express to Showgrounds Station:

  • 9:24am to 1:03pm every 30 minutes

Leaving the Showgrounds

Trains will depart the Showgrounds, stopping at North Melbourne Station and Southern Cross Station

  • 12:03pm to 3:03pm every 30 minutes

The last train departs Showgrounds Station at 3.03pm.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Metropolitan tram icon Metropolitan tram

Getting to and from the Showgrounds

Passengers can catch a Route 57 tram, alighting at Stop 32 Sandown Road. 

Passenger advise to alk approximately 200 metres to Showgrounds entrance.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Metropolitan bus icon Metropolitan bus

Getting to and from the Showgrounds

The following bus route travels close to the Showgrounds:

  • Route 472 (Williamstown - Moonee Ponds via Footscray) - Alight at stop RAS Showgrounds/Langs Road (Ascot Vale).

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Saturday 22 February and Sunday 23 February

Metropolitan train icon Metropolitan train

Getting to the Showgrounds

Trains will depart from Flinders Street Station (Platforms 8, 9, 10 and 12), stopping at Southern Cross Station (Platform 14), North Melbourne Station (Platform 6) and then express to Showgrounds Station:

  • 9:18am to 6:10pm every 30 minutes

Leaving the Showgrounds

Trains will depart the Showgrounds, stopping at North Melbourne Station and Southern Cross Station:

  • 12:24am to 6.08pm every 20 minutes

The last train departs Showgrounds Station at 6.08pm.

Passengers are advised to catch a Craigieburn line train, change at Newmarket Station and then catch a Route 57 tram to Melbourne Showgrounds.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Metropolitan tram icon Metropolitan tram

Getting to and from the Showgrounds

Passengers can catch a Route 57 tram, alighting at Stop 32 Sandown Road. 

Passenger advise to alk approximately 200 metres to Showgrounds entrance.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Metropolitan bus icon Metropolitan bus

Getting to and from the Showgrounds

The following bus route travels close to the Showgrounds:

  • Route 472 (Williamstown - Moonee Ponds via Footscray) - Alight at stop RAS Showgrounds/Langs Road (Ascot Vale).

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Additional information

  • Please check the Disruptions for notification of any service changes that may affect your journey to and from the event.
  • To plan your route, please utilise the PTV Journey planner.
  • Download the free PTV mobile apps for Android and iOS and access public transport information on the go.
  • Customers requiring accessibility information and assistance, see Accessible transport.
  • Customers are advised to top up prior to travelling or to set auto top up so that you never need to top up again. For more information, see auto top up your myki.
  • For information on ticketing for children and concessions, see Children and Concessions.
  • Customers needing further information or special assistance, please call 1800 800 007 prior to travelling.

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