Catching the train?
Book executive accommodation in South Yarra nearby
There is no better way of seeing a country than with the help of a train or tram. Find accommodation in South Yarra right near the train and tram stations for a convenient and fuss-free stay.
South Yarra train station
The train station in South Yarra is located on the Frankston, Pakenham, Cranbourne and Sandringham railway lines on the corner of Toorak Road and Yarra Street. It is just 4 km away from the bustling Melbourne city centre station at Flinders Street. The station was first opened in 1860 and was upgraded to a premium train station in 1996. Accommodation near the train station is the perfect place to book, as it's quick and convenient to just hop on a train if you want to explore the city.
Where to go
Catch the train to Flinders Street and enjoy the exciting city of Melbourne. Melburnians regularly use the idiom "I'll meet you under the clocks" to refer to the row of clocks at the train station's main entrance. Each weekday, over 110 000 commuters pass through here. After getting off at Flinders Street, there's lots to explore. Attractions include the Australian Centre for Moving Images (ACMI) which is an interactive multimedia experience that will excite and entertain every film buff.
St. Paul's Cathedral is a breath-taking building that was built between 1880 and 1892 and is a must for fans of architecture and history. For the art lovers, The National Gallery of Victoria has regular shows and boasts the Great Hall, with its rainbow prism glass ceiling. And for a bite to eat, there's Degraves Street which offers what's been called Melbourne's best coffee on a quaint cobblestone street.
With so much to see just be catching a train in Melbourne, you'd be silly not to book your accommodation in South Yarra, near the train station. Base yourself near the station and the full network of Melbourne hotspots is just a train-ride away.
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