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Melbourne Trains

Whenever you're visiting Melbourne, Australia, Melbourne train travel is a great way to see the city.

Public transport in Melbourne is reliable and plentiful. If you're visiting Victoria on holiday, many of the city's attractions are accessible by train. To get to Melbourne Zoo, catch a Melbourne train from the Flinders Street Station.

The Melbourne Aquarium, in the heart of Melbourne, is between the Flinders Street and Southern Cross Stations, so either of these stations is ideal. Southern Cross Station was formerly known as Spencer Street Station, in Melbourne city.

If you're heading to the Melbourne University, you'll need to get off at Kooyong Station on the Glen Waverley line.

Another beautiful place to visit during your stay in Melbourne, Victoria, is St. Kilda. This suburb is well known for its golden beaches, meandering esplanade, AFL Football team and a myriad of exquisite cafés and cake shops along Acland Street. To get to St. Kilda via train, go to Balaclava Station, approximately 12 minutes from Flinders Street Station.

Whenever there are major events in Melbourne, such as the Melbourne Cup or sporting events at Telstra Dome, there will most likely be extra Melbourne trains running.

To get your Melbourne train timetable and further information about the trains, Connex Melbourne has all the details. Planned maintenance or scheduling changes are listed on the Connex Melbourne website too.

So grab yourself a Melbourne map and Melbourne train timetable, and head off to see some of the sights of this lively city - the sporting capital of Australia.

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