Getting There


Catch any of the following trams and get off at the stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC:

  • Route 96 – (St Kilda to East Brunswick) Bourke Street
  • Route 109 – (Port Melbourne to Box Hill) Clarendon Street

Tram routes that travel along Flinders Street and pass the Melbourne Convention Centre are:

  • Route 48 (North Balwyn to Docklands)
  • Route 70 (Wattle Park to City)
  • Route 75 (Vermont South to City)


Undercover parking is available underneath the MCEC building, enter via Normanby Road.


Early bird $13 (arrive 6am-9am, leave 3pm-midnight)
Casual $10 per hour (daily maximum $40)


Take any train that goes to Southern Cross Station. Get off at Southern Cross Station and catch tram number 96, 109 or 12 or take the 15 minutes walk to MCEC.


The SkyBus transports visitors directly from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross train station.

Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).