Circuit to Melbourne

Catch A Coach

Forget petrol prices, parking costs and designated drivers. Just sit back, relax in 5-star coach comfort and be driven straight back to Melbourne.

All Melbourne city coaches arrive at the Southern Cross Station Bus Terminal.

Please note that this service no longer operates to Federation Square as per previous years. 

All Catch-a-Coach Services drop-off and pickup at Gate 3 on Gap Road at the circuit, with the following exceptions:

  • Thursday one-way service – Drop Off at Gate 1 and then at the Cowes V-Line Bus Stop (Thompson Ave/Chapel St)
  • Monday one-way service – Pick Up only at Cowes V-Line Bus Stop (Thompson Ave/Chapel St) then stopping at Gate 1


*Price based on cash purchase from Ticketmaster outlets. Tickets purchased by other means attract delivery, handling, payment processing and transactions fees. Click here for details.

The last coach from Phillip Island will depart 6.30pm on Friday & Saturday and 6.00pm on Sunday from Gate 3. Departure times subject to change.
All Friday, Saturday and Sunday coaches arrive to and depart from the circuit at Gate 3. Thursday and Monday one-way coaches arrive to and depart from V-line Bus Stop, Thompson Avenue/Chapel St, Cowes, stopping at the circuit at Gate 1.

The Catch-a-Coach service is operated by Firefly Coaches Pty Ltd (ABN 14 004 864 251) which is an independent contractor to, and not an agent of, the Australian Grand Prix Corporation.

^Valid for children 6-15 years old and holders of a current State Government Seniors Card, Pensioner Concession Card and Full Time Student Card (including international). Identification must be produced at time of ticket purchase and upon request following entry into the circuit.