Getting Around

Public transport is the best way to get to White Night Reimagined. Public Transport Victoria (PTV) is helping customers get to and from White Night Reimagined – so you won’t miss a thing!

Helpful Hints
  • We suggest you walk between event Realms but be aware, roads and trams will be operating in and around the event area.
  • If travelling by train, we suggest that you get off at Melbourne Central Station to go to Carlton Gardens, or at Flinders Street Station for Birrarung Marr and Treasury Gardens.
  • To plan your public transport journey, visit the dedicated White Night page on the PTV Website and download the free PTV app for real-time travel updates.
  • Remember, the Night Network does not operate on Thursday night. Check your last service times so that you can get home safely.
  • If you are hungry, there are food trucks in each Realm or you can visit the many restaurants, cafes and bars for a food or music experience. Visit the White Night website for more information.

 

Accessibility
  • For accessibility information and assistance for any visitors attending White Night Reimagined, visit the PTV website to learn more about Accessible transport.
  • Also check out The White Night Reimagined Accessibility page for more information about accessibility at the event.

 

Road Closures & Tow Away Zones

If you plan to drive, be aware that there will be road closures and tow away zones in place.

Road Closures

Thursday 22 August and Friday 23 August

Road closures will be in effect during the following period:

  • From 5:30pm Thursday 22 August – 12:30am Friday 23 August 2019
  • From 5:30pm Friday 23 August – 12:30am Saturday 24 August 2019

Full details are available in the Thursday/Friday Road Closures Map.

Road Closures – Saturday 24 August

Road closures will be in effect during the following period:

  • From 5pm Saturday 24 August – 4am Sunday 25 August 2019

Full details are available in the Saturday Road Closures Map.

Tow Away Zones

Tow away zones will be in effect during the following period:

From 12:01am Thursday 22 August – 7pm Saturday 24 August 2019.

Full details are available in the Tow Away Zones Map.

Metropolitan Trains

You can access the White Night Realms from any of the City Loop stations.

If travelling by train, we suggest that you get off at Melbourne Central Station to go to Carlton Gardens, or at Flinders Street Station for Birrarung Marr and Treasury Gardens.

Thursday

Additional services depart the city from 9pm until last service across the network.

There is no Night Network on Thursday night.

Keep in mind that demand can be high during peak times so make sure you don’t wait until the last service!

Head to the PTV website to start planning your journey.

Friday

Additional services depart the city from 9pm until 1am, then Night Network services operate all night.

Head to the PTV website for more information.

Saturday

On Saturday, the City Loop remains open until the end of the event program.

From 7pm to 1am, trains run every 15 to 20 minutes on all lines.

From 1am to 3am, trains run every 30 minutes on all lines.

Visit the PTV website for more information.

Metropolitan Trams

Thursday, Friday & Saturday

If you’re planning to travel to the event by tram, please visit the dedicated White Night page on the Yarra Trams website for more details on tram service changes and stop closures.

Metropolitan Buses

Metropolitan buses run to their normal timetable on Thursday and Friday.

Due to road closures on Saturday and Sunday morning, some bus routes may have changes.

Visit the PTV website for more details.

Night Buses

Night Buses run to their normal timetable on Friday night.

Due to road closures on Saturday night, Night Buses will not service some stops.

Visit the PTV website for more details.

Regional Services

Regional trains run to a normal timetable.

Visit the V/Line website for timetables.

On Friday and Saturday night, passengers in Ballarat, Bendigo, Geelong, Seymour and Traralgon can catch Night Coach services from Melbourne.

Check out the PTV website for departure times.

Please note that the Night Coach services depart from the Southern Cross Coach Terminal.

Travelling by Car

If you plan to drive, be aware that there will be road closures and tow away zones in place and some car parks near the event area will not be accessible on the night.

Road Closures

Thursday 22 August and Friday 23 August

Road closures will be in effect during the following period:

  • From 5:30pm Thursday 22 August – 12:30am Friday 23 August 2019
  • From 5:30pm Friday 23 August – 12:30am Saturday 24 August 2019

Full details are available in the Thursday/Friday Road Closures Map.

Road Closures – Saturday 24 August

Road closures will be in effect during the following period:

  • From 5pm Saturday 24 August – 4am Sunday 25 August 2019

Full details are available in the Saturday Road Closures Map.

Tow Away Zones

Tow away zones will be in effect during the following period:

From 12:01am Thursday 22 August – 7pm Saturday 24 August 2019.

Full details are available in the Tow Away Zones Map.

Parking

If you plan to drive to White Night Reimagined, please take into consideration parking options available some distance from the event precinct.

Due to road closures, some car parks in the south and east of the CBD and in East Melbourne will not be accessible during the event.

Bikes

On Saturday, the White Night Reimagined 2019 event precinct is closed to bike traffic.

Bike riders will be asked to dismount and not ride through the precinct.