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Public transport for Andrew Ramsden Raceday: Saturday 18 May 2024

18 May 2024

Extra public transport services are running to and from Andrew Ramsden Raceday at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday 18 May 2024.

Gates open: 10.45am

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

Getting to the Racecourse

Train services will operate from Southern Cross Station (Platform 8) to Flemington Racecourse stopping at North Melbourne (Platform 2), and then to Flemington Racecourse Station (Platform 1).

The first train is to depart Southern Cross Station at:

  • 10:29am until 11:05am every 34 minutes
  • 11:05am until 1:05pm every 20 minutes

Leaving the Racecourse

Train services will operate from Flemington Racecourse (Platform 1) to Southern Cross Station, stopping at North Melbourne (Platform 1) into Southern Cross Station (Platform 8).

Trains to depart from:

  • 3:55pm until 5:07pm every 35 minutes
  • 5:07pm until 6.07pm every 20 minutes
  • Last train to depart at 6:07pm

Plan your journey using Journey planner.

Tram icon Metropolitan tram

Getting to and from the Racecourse

Passengers can catch a Route 57 tram, alighting at Stop 29 Racecourse Road/Flemington Racecourse.

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Bus icon Metropolitan bus

Getting to and from the Racecourse

The following bus route travels close to the Racecourse:

  • Route 404 (please note service may finish prior to the end of the raceday)

Plan your journey using Journey planner.

Regional train icon Regional train

Getting to the Racecourse

Passengers arriving at North Melbourne and Southern Cross stations are advised to change trains and catch a Racecourse service.

Refer to the Metropolitan trains section above for service times and platform information.

Plan your journey using Journey planner.

Leaving the Racecourse

Passengers are advised to catch any train from the Racecourse and alight at Southern Cross or North Melbourne stations and change to a regional train.

Refer to the Metropolitan train section above for service times.

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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