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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
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The free trams in the central area allow you to whizz up and down the main routes quickly jumping on and off at will. The No 35 though does the outer circle of the central area in about an hour. It is a great way...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Springhil
Reviewed yesterday

The inner city free tram service is an absolute gem. The largest tram network in the world I believe. What a great way to get around one the most diverse and outstandingly beautiful cities in the world.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mark Tommo T
Reviewed yesterday

Nice way to just see the city and to get from Point A to Point B. Cute train. Had a good time. Would recommend

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kay A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent service for free around the CBD.Get off and on when and where you like,saves your legs.Tram can be busy so you may have to stand at some spots.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Melbourne Tram is very convenient and it is free if you are just staying in the free tram zone, which has most of the attractions. You can just hop on and hop off without worrying about getting tickets. The tram comes quickly, every few...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The trams are free and are very easy to board and hop off and stop on every block I think. There are easy to read timetables at each stop and a map onboard each car.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Joe K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Tried the free tram, had a long wait to get on and then very full hard to get seat then couldn't see anything! I would go on the hop on hop off bus rather as you are able to sit down and see things.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank shamwari45
Reviewed 2 days ago

The tram is free and does a circle tour of Melbourne. There is a commentary throughout so you can see the tourist sites. However. it can be crowded and hard to hear when busy.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Val B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We used this team service twice today.We only waited a few minutes thr first time and had to run the second. It runs every 30 minutes. From Docklands along Flinders St it was crowded and we couldn't hear the commentary or see much. But it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Eric A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great free transport Tram system. Even though we didn't really use it until our last day out was extremely handy. The good thing is that you can use any tram withon the 'green' zone (cbd) free of charge.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chizzel
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N3515XBjohnm
13 January 2019|
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Response from Houzi393 | Reviewed this property |
The circle tram dies not go by port but there are other teams to take you to the city but sadly you will have to pay these but reasonable price
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314garryr
21 November 2018|
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Response from MONIPE17 | Reviewed this property |
Ask at hotel reception or google tram timetable...
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Kerenelise
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
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