This section provides you with the information to help you buy the right ticket for your journey.

You must make sure that you travel with a valid ticket on Victoria's public transport network.

  • myki: myki is Melbourne's ticketing system. Find out everything you need to know about travelling with myki including how it works, where to buy it from and how to top up.
  • Zones: Victoria's public transport network is separated into fare zones.
  • V/Line tickets: V/Line trains and coaches run between Melbourne and regional towns and cities. You need to buy a V/Line ticket to travel on these services.
  • Children on public transport: Children aged three years and under may travel free on public transport in Victoria, but they must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • Concessions: Concession tickets cost around half the full fare and are available for most ticket types. Find out who is eligible to travel on concession fares.
  • Free travel passes: Free travel passes are available to eligible customers and can be used on Victoria's public transport network subject to terms and conditions.
  • Customer compensation: Ticket refund arrangements may apply in the event of prolonged severe service disruption or industrial action.
  • Community service organisations: Community service organisations can provide a Day Pass to individuals with a disability, or ¬†who experience severe disadvantage, where immediate access to public transport is needed.