Southern Cross Station, Melbourne

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Southern Cross railway station is a major railway station in Docklands, Melbourne. It is on Spencer Street, between Collins and La Trobe Streets, at the western edge of the central business district. The Etihad Stadium sports arena is 500 metres north-west of the station.The station is owned, operated and maintained by AssetCo, a subsidiary of IFM Investors, under a 30 year lease to 2036 from the Victorian State Government, under a public-private partnership.The station is the terminus of the state's regional railway network operated by V/Line, The Overland rail service to Adelaide, and NSW TrainLink XPT services to Sydney. It is also served by suburban rail services operated by Metro Trains, being one of five stations on the City Loop, a mostly underground railway that encircles the Central Business District. It is the second busiest railway station in Melbourne's metropolitan network, with 17.091 million passenger movements recorded in 2013/14. This figure excludes V/Line passengers who use the station.
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  • Southern Cross Station is a modern bulding that actually looks attractive, unlike the old Spencer Street Station. Southern Cross Station has a wavy roof and is easy to get around. The Skybus from the....  more »
  • Very convenient if you arrive from the airport on the skybus or into the station by train. The city is right at the doorstop of this station. Suburban connections by train are simple. There are...  more »

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