Located in Melbourne’s stunning Albert Park, the Australian Grand Prix is an internationally popular event, with visitors across the globe travelling to the stadium each year.
Just a few kilometres south of Melbourne’s lively city centre, the Australian Grand Prix is well
equipped for accommodating visitors, and providing frequent travel services to ensure you arrive on time.
Melbourne has an excellent public transport network, making it easy to navigate the city centre and reach the Albert Park Australian Grand Prix. Parking is not permitted on site, and with high traffic levels we recommend using the frequent public transport links as opposed to driving. If you must use your own car, park in the suburbs around Melbourne to avoid queueing.
Coaches and Buses
There are a range of buses and coaches available to shuttle you to the circuit from your accommodation, running at frequent intervals.
Train and Tram
If you are arriving by Metropolitan or Regional train services, the most convenient travel option is to take another train to Southern Cross station. Here, you can change to the free tram service which runs directly from Southern Cross and Flinders Street station to Albert Park.
Check your tickets for which circuit entrance gate you need to get off the tram at.
For those arriving into Melbourne at South Yarra station, or Prahran station, the circuit is a pleasant 15 – 30 minute walk to the gate, allowing you to enjoy the Melbourne scenery as you travel in.
If you are planning on cycling to the circuit, you will find bicycle racks at gates 1, 2, 3, 5, and 10 to safely store your bike will you’re enjoying the Grand Prix.
Melbourne has a host of accommodation options to suit all budgets, and with the city located just a few kilometres away from the circuit, finding the right accommodation option for you has never been easier.
Melbourne’s City centre accommodation caters to every budget, from the luxurious Langham Hotel on the Yarra River’s edge, to award-winning backpacker hostels. Alternatively, the surrounding area of St Kilda is located just a 15 minute walk from Albert Park itself. The stunning scenery of St Kilda makes it an ideal destination alone, and the accommodation ranges from penthouses and stylish hotels, to independent B&Bs and friendly hostels all just a short walk from Melbourne’s stunning beach.