Travel & Accommodation

Free Travel on Melbourne Public Transport

All pre-purchased tickets to EQUITANA provide FREE travel on public transport including trains, trams and buses in zone 1 & 2 for the day/s of the ticket.

To plan your journey to the Melbourne Showgrounds, use the PTV Journey Planner.

See the EQUITANA Train Timetable HERE!

Free transport on all trains, trams and buses during the event

Accommodation

There's a diverse range of accommodation around Melbourne to suite every budget. Below's a sample of options available, and you can find more at HotelsCombined or AirBNB.

Quest Flemington

600 Epsom Road, Flemington VIC 3031
Tel: +61 3 9371 2200

Quest Flemington

  • 1, 2 & 3 bedroom serviced apartments.
  • 850 m from EQUITANA, Melbourne Showgrounds.

Quest Flemington Central

1 Ascot Vale Road, Flemington VIC 3031
Tel: +61 3 8595 8880

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  • Studio, 1 & 2 bedroom serviced apartments.
  • 750 m from EQUITANA, Melbourne Showgrounds.

Quest Moonee Valley

1 McPherson Street, Moonee Ponds VIC 3039
Tel: +61 3 8325 9500

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  • Studio, 1, 2 & 3 bedroom serviced apartments.
  • 3.3 km from EQUITANA, Melbourne Showgrounds.

Footscray Motor Inn

90 Droop Street, Footscray VIC 3011
Tel: +61 3 9688 8700

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  • Assorted hotel rooms, studio and 1 bedroom apartments.
  • 2.1 km from EQUITANA Melbourne Showgrounds.

Park Squire Motor Inn and Service Apartment

94 Flemington Road Parkville VIC 3052
Tel: +61 3 9329 6077 or 1800 801 370

Park Squire Motor Inn and Serviced Apartments

  • Assorted serviced apartments and motel rooms.
  • 3 km from EQUITANA, Melbourne Showgrounds.

Mercure North Melbourne

Corner Flemington Road and Harker Street, North Melbourne, VIC 3051
Tel: +61 3 9329 1788

Mecure North Melbourne

  • Assorted newly renovated hotel rooms.
  • 4.2 km from EQUITANA, Melbourne Showgrounds.

The Larwill Studio Hotel

48 Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052
Tel: +61 3 9032 9111

Larwill Studio Hotel

  • Assorted hotel rooms.
  • 3.5 km from EQUITANA, Melbourne Showgrounds.

Best Western Melbourne City

16 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 9621 333 (Formerly Pensione Hotel)

Best Western Melbourne City

  • Assorted hotel rooms and rooftop apartment.
  • 0.3 km from Southern Cross Station.

Alto Hotel on Bourke

636 Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 8608 5500

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  • Assorted hotel rooms, studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments.
  • 0.3 km from Southern Cross Station.

Treasury on Collins

394 Collins St, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 8535 8535

Treasury On Collins

  • Assorted boutique hotel suites and apartments.
  • 0.7 km from Southern Cross Station.

ALT Tower Serviced Apartments

Alt Tower Serviced Apartments

  • Serviced Apartments
  • 2.5km from Melbourne Showgrounds.

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands

66 Aurora Ln, Docklands VIC 3008
Tel: 1300 886 886 or +61 3 8615 1000

Travelodge Docklands

  • Hotel Rooms close to transport and CBD.
  • 0.2km to Southern Cross Station.