2.3 km from Southern Cross Station and the Skybus terminal.
From Southern Cross (Spencer Street) Station go 400 metres east along Bourke St to William St and catch tram 55 heading North. Get off at stop 11, walk 200 meters west on Queensberry St and turn right into Howard St.
From Southern Cross (Spencer St) Station go 400 metres east along Bourke St to William St and catch tram 55 heading North. Get off at stop 11, walk 200 metres west on Queensberry St and turn right into Howard St.
Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) - 26 km
Taxi approx. $43 to Melbourne Metro YHA hostel.
SkyBus to city $18 (24 hours). Once you arrive in the CBD, Skybus offer a FREE city-hostel transfer daily for backpackers (check with driver). Tickets are available from the Hotel Transfer Service Booth at Southern Cross Station.
Avalon Airport - 61km
Bus service between Avalon to Southern Cross Station is $20 adults, $9.50 children (4-14yrs).
Limited parking available for $10 per day. Contact Melbourne Metro YHA directly for parking as bookings are essential. 2.1 metre vehicle height limit. The hostels Melways reference is 2B A10.
TRAM FROM CITY
From Elizabeth St, catch Tram No. 57, to stop 9 (Cnr Howard & Victoria St), turn right and walk up Howard St. Cross over Queensberry St and the hostel entrance is 50 metres on your right.
Melbourne Tourist Map and Walking Directions
Melbourne Metro YHA hostel is ideally located in leafy North Melbourne only minutes from the famous Queen Victoria Markets and free CBD tram zone.
This backpackers hostel has everything you need for a relaxed stay including a free Wi-Fi hotspot, parking (paid), self-catering kitchen, and rooftop lounge with BBQ facilities, bean bags and panoramic Melbourne City views.
Each room is heated and comes with lockers and an individual bed light. You can choose from a range of bed types including 4 and 8 multi-share, twin/double rooms with optional en-suite, family rooms and an exclusive 5 bed self-contained apartment complete with a private kitchen, lounge and bathroom.
With more reasons to stay in Melbourne now than ever, book a room at Melbourne Metro YHA and experience it for yourself!
Family Rooms: To book a family room rate, there must be at least one child under 18 and 1-2 adults; otherwise this special room rate will be adjusted to the usual adult prices with the difference payable on arrival at the hostel.
YHA members save at least 10% off accommodation at YHA hostels.
Located in hip, funky North Melbourne, Melbourne Metro YHA is the perfect base for you to explore exciting Melbourne, just minutes walk from the famous Queen Victoria Markets and close to all the action of the CBD. North Melbourne is known for quirky bars featuring an array of cocktails made by hipster bartenders with man buns and luscious beards, divine eateries with Insta-worthy food that’ll get you all the likes and Mörk Hot Chocolate – hands down the best hot chocolate you’ll ever try.
If you head in to the CBD, you’ll be spoilt for choice with where to eat, where to get your coffee and where to drink and have a good time. There’s rooftop bars, hole in the wall bars hidden down graffiti covered laneways, bars with standing room only, bars in the middle of the river, bars with video games and bars hidden behind bookcases. In case you can’t tell, Melbourne likes a good bar or two.
Melbourne is always busy, bustling and never goes quiet, even in the depths of winter. It’s famous for festivals (comedy, art, film – we could go on!), markets, gallery events, theatre, concerts, sporting events and so much more – you’ll never be bored in Melbourne.
If do you need some inspiration, ask our staff – many have lived here for years and can help you experience Melbourne like a local.