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From the Airport

By Bus, Then Train

Catch the Sky Bus to Southern Cross Station. This takes about 20 minutes. You’ll need to buy a bus ticket at the airport. Once you arrive at Southern Cross, go upstairs to catch a train to South Yarra Station. You will need to purchase a Myki card from either a 7-11 store or from the ticket booth upstairs. Normally trains for South Yarra depart from Platform 12 but always check the screens on the platform to be sure or ask a uniformed staff member. Depending on the time of day, trains to South Yarra take 10-12 minutes. Once you arrive at South Yarra Station, exit the station and turn left onto Toorak Road. The apartment building is a 3 minute walk east towards Chapel Street.

Total Time: approx 30-45 minutes
Total Cost: approx $18 per person one way for Sky Bus and $4 per person for the Myki ticket

By Taxi

Catch a taxi from the taxi rank outside the terminal and give the taxi driver the address. Drop off directly on Toorak Road is your best option.

Total Time: approx 30-45 minutes but potentially longer in busy times.
Total Cost: approx $70-90 per taxi

From the City

By Taxi

Catch a taxi from the many taxi ranks in the city and give the taxi driver the address. Drop off directly on Toorak Road is your best option.

Total Time: approx 10-15 minutes but potentially much longer in busy times.
Total Cost: approx $20 per taxi

By Train

From any of the city train stations, catch a train to South Yarra. You will need to purchase a Myki card from either a 7-11 store or from a ticket booth. Typically you will be looking for trains on one of the following lines: Franston, Cranbourne, Pakenham, or Dandenong. Always check the screens to on the platform to be sure that the train goes to South Yarra or ask a uniformed staff member. Depending on the time of day, and which station you depart from trains to South Yarra take 6-12 minutes. Once you arrive at South Yarra train station, come out of the station and turn left onto Toorak Road. The apartment building is a 3 minute walk east towards Chapel Street.

Total Time: approx 10-15 minutes
Total Cost: $4 per person for the Myki ticket

By Tram

If you are on Swanston St right in the centre of the City you can catch any of the trams that head south out of the city past Flinders St (except the Number 1) to take you to the Domain Interchange. From there change to the number 58 tram which will take you along Toorak Road. Get off the tram either at

  • South Yarra Train Station and continue in the same direction, walking the remaining 200 metres towards Chapel Street, or
  • at Chapel Street and walk back about 100 metres

Total Time: approx 20-25 minutes
Total Cost: $4 per person for the Myki ticket

By Bicycle

This is about a 5km ride along the river to South Yarra. Exit the river trail, just after you go under the rail bridge and turn right into Chapel Street. Ride a further 500 metres south along Chapel St and turn right into Toorak Road. Walk about 1 minute along Toorak Road.

Total Time: How fast do you ride? 10-20 minutes
Total Cost: Depends on how you get your bike.

Walking

These are the same direction as for Bicycle

Total Time: How fast do you walk? This is likely to take about an hour
Total Cost: Free