Route 72

Melbourne University to Camberwell

Total distance - 16.8km (6th longest)
Operated by
Malvern Depot

Travel information

Route guide (PDF)


To Melbourne University

To Camberwell

Accessible stops
Stop 1 - Melbourne University
Stop 3 - Lincoln Square
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 26 - Alfred Hospital/Commercial Road

For public transport information call Public Transport Victoria on 1800 800 007 (6am to midnight daily). A free Journey Planner is available on the PTV website.


Burke Road and Cotham Road - stop number 70
Camberwell terminus

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

Camberwell Girls Grammar/Burke Road - stop number 67
Camberwell Girls Grammar School
Carey Baptist Grammar School
Kew Heights Bowling Club

Burke and Rathmines/Canterbury Roads - stop number 66
Local shopping and cafes

Camberwell Railway Station - stop number 64
Local shopping, cafes and restaurants

Camberwell Junction - stop number 61
Camberwell tram depot
Rivoli Cinemas
The Well Shopping Centre

Change here for:
Route 70 to Docklands via Swan Street and Wattle Park via Riversdale Road
Route 75 to La Trobe/Spencer Street via Bourke Road and Vermont South

Burke and Reserve Roads - stop number 60
Camberwell Civic Centre and Town Hall

Gardiner Railway Station/Burke Rd - stop number 51
Gardiner Railway station (Glen Waverley line)

Malvern Road and Edgar Street - stop number 48
Harold Holt Memorial Swimming Centre

Malvern and Glenferrie Roads - stop number 43
Deakin University - Toorak campus
Stonnington House

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

Lauriston Girls School/Malvern Road - stop number 42
Lauriston Girls School

Malvern and Orrong Roads - stop number 37
Loreto Mandeville Hall School
Orrong Romanis Park
Toorak Railway Station (Frankston and Pakenham lines)

Malvern and Williams Roads - stop number 34
Hawksburn Railway Station (Frankston and Pakenham lines)
Hawksburn Village shopping and restaurants

Bendigo Street and Malvern Road - stop number 32
Prahran Pool
Princess Gardens

Commercial Road and Chapel Street - stop number 31
Local fashion shopping, cafes, restaurants and nightclubs

Change here for:
Route 78 to North Richmond and Prahran
Route 79 to North Richmond and St Kilda Beach (evening only)

Prahran Market/Commercial Road - stop number 30
Prahran Market

Commercial Road and Porter Street - stop number 29
Prahran Railway Station (Sandringham line)

Alfred Hospital/Commercial Road - stop number 26
The Alfred Hospital
Fawkner Park

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

Change here for:
Route 3 to East Malvern
Route 3a to East Malvern (weekend only)
Route 5 to Malvern via Dandenong Road
Route 6 to Glen Iris via High Street
Route 16 to St Kilda
Route 64 to East Brighton via Dandenong Road
Route 67 to Carnegie via Glenhuntly Road

St Kilda Road and Bowen Cres - 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

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


City of Boroondara
City of Melbourne
City of Stonnington
Public Transport Victoria
Wikipedia page

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