City Circle Tram | Free Tourist Tram
Travel on the City Circle Tram is free, so hop on and off as often as you like.
The City Circle Tram service provides a free and convenient way to get around central Melbourne. Tourists, shoppers, office workers and families can use the City Circle Tram for travel to major attractions, shops and city events.
Tourists can spend all day on a City Circle Tram. Information leaflets, including an 'easy to understand' map of the city are available on board each tram.
To catch the City Circle Tram service (route number 35), simply board the tram at any of the specially marked stops on the route. You don't need a myki (ticket) if you're only travelling in the city's Free Tram Zone or on the City Circle Tram.
Route: Every 30 minutes - between 10am and 6pm from Sunday to Wednesday and between 10am and 9pm every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The City Circle tram service operates within Melbourne's central business district. The service operates in a circular route passing major tourist attractions, as well as linking with other tram, train and bus routes in and around Melbourne. Clockwise service: Flinders Street > Harbour Esplanade > Docklands Drive > La Trobe Street > Victoria Street > Nicholson Street > Spring Street > Flinders Street
The City Circle tram service operates within Melbourne's central business district. The service operates in a circular route passing major tourist attractions, as well as linking with other tram, train and bus routes in and around Melbourne. Anti-clockwise service: Flinders Street > Spring Street > Nicholson Street > Victoria Parade > La Trobe Street > Docklands Drive > Harbour Esplanade > Flinders Street
City Circle Trams
The City Circle route is serviced by heritage W class trams decorated in special maroon and green with yellow and gold trimmings, as well as MMTB's standard traditional green liveried W Class trams.
There have been different theme trams.. First there was maroon and green City Circle Trams, then came the Karachi Style City Circle Trams for the Commonwealth Games in 2006 and in 2011 came the Polly Woodside & Old Melbourne Gaol City Circle Trams.
Read: Catching A Tram for Dummies
Some trams have donation collection tins (drivers door) with funds going to the Royal Children's Hospital. In honour of the monies raised on the trams, RCH has a ward named the City Circle Ward.
Operator: Yarra Trams
Contact: 1800 800 007
Free Tram Zone | Melbourne CBD
All trams are free (not only City Circle Tram) in Melbourne's Free Tram Zone which operates in Melbourne's CBD bordered by Spring Street, Flinders Street and La Trobe Street. Additionally, tram routes along Victoria Street, William Street and Elizabeth Street that surround Victoria Market are also included as well as the Docklands area.
All stops within the zone are clearly marked and tram drivers will make regular announcements when approaching the zone boundaries. Zone boundaries are signed and free tram zone maps are across the network.
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❊ Web Links ❊
→ City Circle Tram | Free Tourist Tram
→ City Circle Tram From Wikipedia
→ City Circle Tram Map - OnlyMelbourne
→ Maps - ptv.vic.gov.au
❊ Also See... ❊
→ City Circle Tram Free | Karachi Style
→ Public Transport Victoria | PTV
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