Notification

Extra tram services to Melbourne events in December

Added: 3 December 2018

We’ve organised extra trams for the below events during December. While timetabled trams run to their normal frequency, times may differ due to traffic congestion around event venues. Please allow extra time for your journey.

December 2018

Tram icon Metropolitan tram

AAMI Park/Rod Laver Arena/Melbourne Arena

Extra trams will run as a Route 70a between Flinders Street Station and Stop 7B Rod Laver Arena, Stop 7D AAMI Park or Stop 7C MCG/Melbourne Arena.

  • Wednesday 5 to Thursday 6 December for Kevin Hart
  • Monday 10 December for Melbourne United v Brisbane Bullets 
  • Tuesday 11 to Wednesday 12 December for Shania Twain
  • Thursday 13 December for Twenty One Pilots
  • Monday 17 December for Jim Jefferies
  • Monday 17 December for Melbourne United v Perth Wildcats
  • Saturday 22 December for Melbourne City v Melbourne Victory
  • Wednesday 26 December for Melbounre United v Adelaide 36ers
  • Friday 28 December for Melbourne Victory v Wellington Phoenix

Extra trams running along Flinders Street to the above events will be accessible low-floor trams, depending on availability.

MCG

Extra trams run as Route 70a/75a between Flinders Street Station and Stop 7C Hisense Arena/Stop 11 Jolimont Station.

  • Wednesday 26 December for Test Cricket Day 1 - Australia v India
  • Thursday 27 December for Test Cricket Day 2 - Australia v India
  • Friday 28 December for Test Cricket Day 3 - Australia v India
  • Saturday 29 December for Test Cricket Day 4 - Australia v India

Extra trams running along Flinders Street to the above events will be accessible low-floor trams, depending on availability.

CitiPower Centre/Junction Oval

Extra trams run as Route 96a between Southern Cross Station and Stop 132 St Kilda Station.

  • Saturday 8 December for Melbounre Renegades v Adelaide Strikers

Marvel Stadium

Extra trams will run as Route 86a between East Melbourne and Stop D1 Etihad Stadium Docklands.

  • Saturday 8 December for Melbourne Victory v Adelaide United
  • Thursday 20 December for Melbourne Renegades v Perth Scorchers
  • Saturday 29 December for Melbourne Renegades v Melbourne Stars
  • Saturday 29 December for Melbourne Renegades v Sydney Sixers

Additional information

  • Please check the Live travel updates page 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, see Children on public transport and Concessions.
  • Customers needing further information or special assistance, please call 1800 800 007 prior to travelling.

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