Route 6

Melbourne University to Glen Iris

Operated by Malvern Depot

Travel information

Route guide (PDF)


To Glen Iris

To Melbourne University

Accessible stops
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Stop 1 - Melbourne University
Stop 3 - Lincoln Square
Stop 4 - Queensberry Street
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 53 - Glen Iris terminus

For public transport information contact Public Transport Victoria via the website or call 1800 800 007  6am - midnight (all night Friday & Saturday). A free Journey Planner is available on the  PTV website.


Glen Iris - stop number 53
Glen Iris Railway Station (Glen Waverley line)

High and Edgar Streets - stop number 49
Harold Holt Memorial Swimming Centre

Tooronga Road - stop number 48
Change here for bus route 624

High Street and Glenferrie Road - stop number 44
De La Salle College
Local shopping
Malvern Cricket Ground
Malvern Library
Malvern Town Hall

Change here for Route 16 to Kew and Melbourne University via St Kilda.

Kooyong Road - stop number 41
Change here for bus route 605

High and Morey Streets - stop number 40
Armadale Railway Station (Frankston and Pakenham line)

High Street and Orrong Road - stop number 38
Toorak Park

Change here for bus route 220

Williams Road - stop number 35
Change here for bus routes 216 and 219

High and Chapel Streets - stop number 31
Local fashion shopping, cafes, bars and nightclubs
Swinburne University of Technology - Prahran campus

Change here for:
Route 78 to North Richmond and Balaclava

High Street and Porter Street - stop number 30
Prahran Railway Station (Sandringham line)

High Street and Punt Road - stop number 28
Wesley College

Change here for bus route 246

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

Change here for:
Route 3 to East Malvern
Route 3a to East Malvern via St Kilda (weekends only)
Route 5 to Malvern via Dandenong Road
Route 16 to St Kilda
Route 64 to East Brighton via Dandenong Road
Route 67 to Carnegie via Glenhuntly Road

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 to Camberwell via Commercial Road
Bus routes 216, 219 and 220

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

Domain Interchange - stop number 20
Botanical Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance

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

Shrine of Remembrance - stop number 19
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 (to Melbourne University only)
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
Bus routes 216, 219 and 220

Federation Square - stop number 13
Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Flinders Street Station

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 to Waterfront City Docklands via Flinders Street and Wattle Park via Swan Street
Route 75 to Docklands via Flinders Street or Vermont South via Bridge Road

City Square - stop number 11
Athenaeum Theatre
Melbourne Town Hall
The Regent Theatre
Westin Hotel

Change here for:
Route 11 to Docklands and West Preston
Route 12 to St Kilda and Victoria Gardens
Route 48 to Victoria Harbour Docklands and North Balwyn

Bourke Street Mall - stop number 10
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

Melbourne Central Station - stop number 8
Melbourne Central railway station and shopping centre
State Library of Victoria
RMIT University
Old Melbourne Gaol

Change here for:
Route 30 - to Etihad Stadium Docklands and St Vincent's Plaza
Route 35 - City Circle
Bus routes 200, 201, 203, 207, 250, 251, 253, 302, 303, 305, 309, 318, 605, 905, 906, 907, 908

RMIT University - stop number 7
City Baths

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

Lincoln Square - stop number 3
University of Melbourne Law School

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

Change here for:
Route 1 - East Coburg via Lygon Street
Route 8 - Moreland via Lygon Street
Bus routes 401 and 402


City of Melbourne
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