Route 16

Melbourne University to Kew via St Kilda

Total distance - 20.2km (3rd longest)
Operated by Malvern Depot

Travel information

Route guide (PDF)


To Melbourne University

To Kew

Accessible stops
Stop 1 - Melbourne University
Stop 3 - Lincoln Square
Stop 7 - RMIT University
Stop 8 - Melbourne Central
Stop 10 - Bourke Street and Swanston Street
Stop 11 - City Square/Collins Street
Stop 13 - Federation Square
Stop 14 - Arts Precinct/St Kilda Road
Stop 20 - Domain Interchange
Stop 25 - Commercial Road and St Kilda Road
Stop 27 - High Street and St Kilda Road
Stop 29 - Union Street and St Kilda Road
Stop 134 - Park Street and Fitzroy Street
Stop 135 - Acland Street and Fitzroy Street
Stop 136 - The Esplanade
Stop 138 - Luna Park
Stop 52 - Dandenong Road and Glenferrie Road

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Glenferrie and Cotham Roads - stop number 80
Kew terminus

Change here to for Route 109 to Box Hill via Cotham Road and Port Melbourne via Victoria Street.

Glenferrie and Barkers Roads - stop number 77
Methodist Ladies College
Xavier College

Glenferrie Road and Liddiard Street - stop number 75
Local cafes, restaurants and shopping.

Glenferrie Railway Station - stop number 74
Glenferrie Railway Station (Belgrave and Lilydale lines)

Glenferrie and Burwood Roads - stop number 73
Hawthorn Town Hall and Civic Centre
Swinburne University of Technology

Glenferrie and Riversdale Roads - stop number 70
Change here for:
Route 70 to Wattle Park via Riversdale Road and Docklands via Swan Street
Route 75 to Vermont South via Burwood Highway and Spencer/La Trobe Street via Bridge Road

Glenferrie and Callantina Roads - stop number 68
Glenferrie Hill Bowling Club and Croquet Club

Glenferrie and Gardiner Roads - stop number 67
HA Smith Reserves
Kooyong Park
Scotch College

Vision Australia / Glenferrie Road - stop number 66
Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club
Vision Australia

Kooyong Railway Station - stop number 65
Kooyong Railway Station (Glen Waverley line)

Glenferrie and Toorak Roads - stop number 63
Change here for Route 8 to Moreland via St Kilda Road

Glenferrie Road and Somers Avenue - stop number 60
Deakin University - Toorak campus
Stonnington House

Glenferrie and Malvern Roads - stop number 59
Art Gallery

Change here for Route 72 to Camberwell via Burke Road and Melbourne University via Malvern Road

Glenferrie Road and High Street - stop number 57
De La Salle College
Local shopping
Malvern Cricket Ground
Malvern Library
Malvern Town Hall

Change here for Route 6 to Glen Iris and Melbouren University via High Street

Glenferrie and Wattletree Roads - stop number 54
Change here for Route 5 to Malvern and Melbourne University via Dandenong Road

Glenferrie Road and Station Street - stop number 53
Malvern Railway Station (Frankston and Pakenham lines)

Dandenong Road - stop number 52
Change here for Route 64 to East Brighton via Hawthorn Road and Melbourne University via Dandenong Road

Hawthorn and Balaclava Roads - stop number 51
Caulfield Park
St Aloysius Primary School and Church

Change here for:
Route 3 to East Malvern via Balaclava Road and Melbourne University via Carlisle Street

Hawthorn and Inkerman Roads - stop number 50
Caulfield Park

Balaclava and Orrong Roads - stop number 43
Labassa historic house
Melbourne Grammar School, Grimwade House

Carlisle Street - stop number 38
Balaclava Railway Station (Sandringham line)

Carlisle and Chapel Streets - stop number 37
St Kilda Parish Mission

Connect here to 78/79 services to North Richmond or Prahran - Brighton Rd/St Kilda Beach.

Carlisle Street and Brighton Road - stop number 35
Change here for route 67 to Carnegie via Brighton Road and Glenhuntly Road.

Carlisle and Barkly Streets - stop number 33
National Theatre
St Kilda Botanical Gardens

Luna Park Junction - stop number 138
Local shopping, cafes and restaurants
Luna Park
Palais Theatre

Change here for route 78/79 trams to Richmond via Chapel Street or route 96 trams to East Brunswick via the City.

The Esplanade Hotel/The Esplanade - stop number 136
The Esplanade Hotel
St Kilda Pier
St Kilda Sea Baths

Upper Esplanade and Fitzroy Street - stop number 135
Catani Gardens
Esplanade Hotel
St Kilda Pier
St Kilda Sea Baths

Fitzroy and Park Streets - stop number 134
Change here for route 112 trams to West Preston via South Melbourne.

Fitzroy Street and Grey Street/Canterbury Road - stop number 133
George Cinemas
George Hotel

Change here for route 96 services to East Brunswick via the City.

Fitzroy Street and Lakeside Drive/Princes Street - stop number 132
Albert Park sports precinct
Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre

St Kilda Junction (St Kilda and Queens Roads) - stop number 30
Junction Oval
MCC Tennis club

Change here for:
Route 3 to East Malvern
Route 3a to East Malvern via St Kilda
Route 5 to Malvern via Dandenong Road
Route 64 to East Brighton via Dandenong Road
Route 67 to Carnegie via Glenhuntly Road

St Kilda Road and High Street - stop number 27
Victorian School for Deaf Children

Change here for Route 6 to Glen Iris via High Street

St Kilda Road and Moubray Street - stop number 26
Wesley College

St Kilda and Commercial Roads - stop number 25
Alfred Hospital
Albert Cricket Ground
Fawkner Park
Parkview Hotel
Italian Consulate

Change here for Route 72 services to Camberwell via Commercial Road, Malvern Rd and Burke Rd

St Kilda Road and Bowen Cres - stop number 21
Melbourne Grammar School

Domain Interchange - stop number 20
Botanical Gardens

Change here for:
Route 8 to Toorak via Domain Road and Toorak Road
Route 55 to West Coburg via William Street

St Kilda Road and Dorcas Street - stop number 19
Shrine of Remembrance
Vietnam War Memorial

St Kilda Road and Coventry Street - stop number 18
Government House
Victoria Barracks

St Kilda Road and Grant Street - stop number 17
Sydney Myer Music Bowl
Kings Domain
Sir Edward (Weary) Dunlop Memorial
Victorian College of the Arts
Victoria Police Memorial

St Kilda Road and Southbank Boulevard - stop number 16
Alexandra Gardens
Floral Clock
Queen Victoria Gardens
Victorian College of the Arts

Arts Precinct/St Kilda Road - stop number 14
State Theatre
Melbourne Concert Hall
National Gallery of Victoria - International Collection

Change here for Route 1 to South Melbourne Beach

St Kilda Road/Flinders Street - stop number 13
Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Flinders Street Station

Federation Square
Ian Potter Centre: National Gallery of Victoria - Australian Collection
SBS Television and Radio Studios
St Paul's Cathedral

Change here for:
Route 35 - City Circle
Route 70 - Waterfront City Docklands via Flinders Street and Wattle Park via Swan Street
Route 75 - La Trobe/Spencer Street via Flinders Street or Vermont South via Bridge Road

Swanston Street/Collins Street - stop number 11
Athenaeum Theatre
City Square
Melbourne Town Hall
The Regent Theatre
Westin Hotel

Change here for:
Route 48 - to Victoria Harbour Docklands or North Balwyn
Route 109 - to Port Melbourne or Box Hill.
Route 112 - to St Kilda or West Preston.

Swanston Street/Bourke Street - stop number 10
Bourke St Mall - tourist information
Myer and David Jones department stores

Change here for:
Route 86 - to Waterfront City Docklands or Bundoora RMIT via Smith Street
Route 96 - to St Kilda Beach or East Brunswick via Nicholson Street

Swanston Street/Lonsdale Street - stop number 9

Greek precinct
QV Shopping Centre
Lumiere Cinema

Swanston Street/La Trobe Street - stop number 8
Melbourne Central railway station and shopping centre
State Library of Victoria
RMIT University
Old Melbourne Gaol

Change here for:
Route 24 - La Trobe St West End and North Balwyn (peak only)
Route 30 - to Etihad Stadium Docklands and St Vincent's Plaza
Route 35 - City Circle

Swanston Street/Franklin Street - stop number 7
Melbourne Transit Centre

Swanston Street/Victoria Street - stop number 6
Melbourne City Baths
Melbourne Museum
Queen Victoria Market
Royal Exhibition Buildings

Swanston Street/Pelham Street - stop number 3
Lincoln Square
University of Melbourne Law School

Swanston Street/Faraday Street - stop number 1
Melbourne University terminus
Ian Potter Museum of Art
Lygon St café and restaurant precinct
Royal Dental Hospital
University of Melbourne

Change here for:
Route 1 - East Coburg via Lygon Street
Route 8 - Moreland via Lygon Street


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