Location and Parking



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Location of Melbourne Central  

parking at mc

  • Standard Rate: $16 per hour
  • Evening Rate: $14 flat rate after 5pm
  • Earlybird Rate: $16 flat rate (enter before 10am and leave after 3pm)
  • Spend and Save: For every $10 spent in centre, receive one hour of parking for $8, between 7am and 5pm, when you get your parking ticket validated in store or at Guest services
  • Cinema and Monopoly Dreams Parking Rate: $6.50 flat rate for up to 3 hours when you get your ticket validated at Hoyts or Monopoly Dreams
  • Maximum Rate: $70 per day
  • Quick and Collect: Free! (must be in and out within 30 mins)

Please note, lost tickets will incur a rate of $74.

Melbourne Central Car Park phone number: (03) 9922 1222

NOTE: From September 4 2023, Latrobe St will be closed to Eastbound traffic due to Metro Tunnel works, but our carpark is still open and accessible from both entrances. 


How to get to Melbourne Central
Travelling by Car?
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Parking at Melbourne Central couldn’t be simpler. With over 880 undercover car spaces, it can be easily accessed via Lonsdale and La Trobe streets

Travelling by Train?
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If you are looking to avoid the traffic, Metro Trains provide a train service to Melbourne Central Station, which is located directly beneath the centre. Getting to your favourite shopping centre couldn’t be easier.
Looking for further details on this amazing train service? Metro Trains Melbourne have all the information you need on their website. If you prefer talking to a live person, they can be reached via 1800 800 007.
Travelling by Bus?
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There are many bus lines that service Melbourne Central so getting here is a breeze. The current bus lines, all operated by Metlink include:
200 - City - Bulleen - Doncaster Shoppingtown
201 - City - Doncaster Shoppingtown (via Belmore Road)
203 - City - Doncaster Shoppingtown (via Kilby, Thompsons Rd & Manningham Rd)
207 - Donvale - Doncaster Shoppingtown - City (via Doncaster Road)
301 - The Pines Shopping Centre - City (via Thompsons Road & Eastern Freeway)
302 - Box Hill - Kew East - City (via Belmore Road & Eastern Freeway)
303 - Mitcham - City (via Eastern Freeway & Springfield Road)
304 - City - Warrandyte (via Eastern Freeway & Blackburn Road)
305 - City - Warrandyte (via Eastern Freeway & George Street)
306 - City - North Ringwood (via Eastern Freeway, Wetherby Road)
307 - City - Mitcham (via Eastern Freeway & Doncaster Road)
308 - Deep Creek Reserve - City (via Blackburn Road, King Street & Eastern Freeway)
309 - City - Donvale (via Reynolds Rd, Williamsons, Lynnwood, High St & Eastern Freeway)
319 - The Pines Shopping Centre - City (via King Street, High Street & Eastern Freeway)
Travelling by Tram?
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If you prefer to travel via tram, you are in luck. There are several tram lines that will take you to Melbourne Central. The current tram services, all operated by Metlink/Yarra Trams include:
003 - East Malvern - Melbourne University
005 - Malvern (Burke Road) - Melbourne University
016 - Kew - St Kilda Beach - Melbourne University (via City & St Kilda)
019 - North Coburg - City (via Coburg, Brunswick & Parkville)
024 - North Balwyn - City (La Trobe Street)
027 - City - Kew Tram Depot (via La Trobe Street)
030 - City - St Vincents Plaza (via La Trobe Street)
057 - West Maribyrnong (Cordite Avenue) - City (Flinders St / Elizabeth St)
059 - Airport West - City (Flinders Street / Elizabeth Street)
064 - East Brighton - Melbourne University (via Hawthorn Road)
Whether you drive, take a train, bus or tram, getting to Melbourne Central is easy, efficient and stress-free. 
Parking Rates
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You can also save on our cheap Early-bird rates. When you enter before 10am and leave after 3pm, you'll pay only $17!
  • Standard Rate: $16 per hour
  • Evening Rate: $13 after 5pm
  • Maximum Rate: $70 per day