Melbourne Showgrounds, Epsom Rd, Ascot Vale VIC 3032

Car Parking Available

Parking is available for $10 per day (Cash/EFT) at Flemington Racecourse.


Disabled Access

Melbourne Showgrounds is a fully accessible venue with access ramps to all pavilions and buildings.

Dedicated parking spaces are available at Melbourne Showgrounds through Gate 5 off Langs Road for $10. 

An accessible shuttle bus will be in service, running between the Carparks and Melbourne Showgrounds.

For more information about internal access please click here.

Public Transport

Melbourne Showgrounds is easily accessible via bus, tram and train services.

Bus: Bus No 472 (Williamstown to Moonee Ponds) stops along Langs Road and Epsom Road. Bus No 404 (Footscray to Moonee Ponds) stops on the corner of Epsom and Ascot Vale Road.

Tram: Route 57 from Elizabeth St/Flinders Street (Stop 1) to Melbourne Showgrounds / Epsom Road (Stop 33). Passenger are advised to alight from Stop 32 (Epsom Road / Sandown Road – opposite Coles Supermarket) and walk approximately 200 meters to Showgrounds entrance.

Train: Melbourne Showgrounds has its own train station. Trains will be running from Southern Cross Station and Flinders Street station. This year trains will be running on Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Friday trains run from 9:15am until 3:15pm (Last train to depart Showgrounds at 3:30pm). Saturday trains run from 9:15am until 6:15pm (Last train to depart Showgrounds at 6:30pm). Sunday trains run from from 9:15am until 6:15pm (Last train to depart Showgrounds at 6:30pm).
(Subject to change)

To plan your journey on public transport visit Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner