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Public transport for the BBL match Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder: Wednesday 25 January 2023

25 Jan 2023

It's time for a game of BBL cricket! Public transport is your best way to enjoy it, as the Melbourne Stars face off against Sydney Thunder. Extra services will help you get to and from the MCG on Wednesday 25 January.

The event will begin at 7:15pm.

Before you travel

Plan your journey using Journey Planner and check Disruptions for service changes that may affect your journey.

Metropolitan train icon Metropolitan train

Metro Trains Additional services

Return service from Jolimont Station

  • Mernda – leaving at 10:50pm from Platform 2
  • Eltham – leaving at 10:44pm from Platform 2
  • Flinders Street – leaving at 10:41pm from Platform 1

Return service from Richmond Station

  • Belgrave – leaving at 10:50pm from Platform 9
  • Glen Waverley – leaving at 10:50pm from Platform 10
  • Sandringham – leaving at 10:53pm from Platform 2

Tram icon Metropolitan tram

Getting to and from the MCG

Route 70

  • Passengers can catch tram services alighting at Stop 7C MCG/John Cain Arena.

Route 75

  • Passengers can catch tram services alighting at Stop 13 Wellington Parade/Simpson Street.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Bus icon Metropolitan bus

Getting to and from Marvel Stadium

Customers can catch the following bus routes close to the MCG:

Please note, services may terminate prior to the end of the match.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Regional train icon Regional train

  • Normal services departing from Southern Cross Station.

Plan your journey using Journey Planner.

Additional information 

  • Please check the disruptions page for any service changes that may affect your journey to and from the event.
  • To plan your route, please use our Journey planner.
  • Download the free and fully accessible PTV mobile app for Android and iOS and access public transport information on the go. You can also top up your myki instantly in the app.
  • Passengers requiring accessibility information and assistance, see Accessible transport.
  • Passengers 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.
  • Mobile myki is a new way to travel with myki. It’s a digital myki on your Android phone on the Google PayTM app.
  • For information on ticketing for children and concessions, see Children and Concessions.
  • Passengers needing further information or special assistance, please call 1800 800 007 prior to travelling.

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