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Free transport on the circle tram!

How amazing! Hop on hop off the city circle tram for free! Some tram are historic, some are modern... read more

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A wonderful calm oasis

A great place to escape the crowds and find some tranquility. Could do with more on site... read more

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The City Circle Tram is a free and convenient way to see the sights of central Melbourne and the Docklands while experiencing a ride on one of the city's much loved heritage trams.An audio commentary provides details of city landmarks and major...more
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed today

I'm glad we travelled on this iconic part of Melbourne's transport system. A great way for "First-Timers" like us to get an idea where a lot of the CBD attractions are, as it does a loop around same. Takes about 30-45 minutes for complete loop....More

Thank Kelvin J
Reviewed today

How amazing! Hop on hop off the city circle tram for free! Some tram are historic, some are modern. A great way to visit the inner city highlights of Melbourne.

Thank EAKleij
Reviewed today via mobile

A great place to escape the crowds and find some tranquility. Could do with more on site interpretation.

Thank David S
Reviewed today via mobile

A great free way of seeing the city, trams are every half hour and have a recorded commentary. Hop on hop off.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed today via mobile

A lap of theCity Circle Tram is a good way to orient oneself to the geography of Melbourne. Plus it’s nice to sit down after lots of walking.

Thank Patricia2004
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The marketing was well know in the brochure that feature them. However the tram was badly maintained. The insides were old and run down, the audio was often inaudible, especially when tram is starting off. The route is good for a quick understanding of the...More

Thank Shushan L
Reviewed yesterday

A free and convenient way to get around central Melbourne. Easy to use and travel to major attractions, shops and city events. 5 stars out of 5!

Thank Robert C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don’t need to pay if you on the free zone. It’s very convenient and easy to travel using tram. Highly recommend 👍

Thank NadiahK21
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Circle tram great way to tour Melbourne hop on and of as you wish best of all its free try it you won’t be disappointed

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Free public transport and great way to get around the cbd, particularly if the weather is not great.

Thank Lisa B
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30 August 2018|
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Response from VickiB67 | Reviewed this property |
HI, There are several city circle trams (number 35) circulating at one time, they usually come every 8-10 minutes and go in both directions. At each tram stop there is a marron/brown circle sign for the city circle tram... More
24 July 2018|
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Response from BrightStar32 | Reviewed this property |
From tram stop number 5 on the corner of Swanston Street and Flinders Street in Melbourne, take the tram towards Vermont South, Route 75.
20 July 2018|
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Response from Lees1967 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The trams travel around the cbd area which would be a few kilometres from the cruise ship terminal. Not being from Melbourne I couldn’t really say the exact distance and which would be the closest tram stop sorry