Jolimont railway station
|Jolimont - MCG|
|Station status||Host Station|
|Website||Link, includes timetables|
Jolimont is located between Wellington Parade and Wellington Parade South, with station access from both and from Yarra Park.
The station consists of two side platforms; Platform 1 has a large brick building with a ticket office, while platform 2 has a brick building of similar size. A footbridge is situated at the Flinders Street end of the station.
Jolimont is one of two closest stations to the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the other being Richmond. During events at the MCG the station is manned and more myki entry/exit points are open to reduce crowding, at other times these extra myki scanners are locked to prevent vandalism.
Platforms, services and connecting tram services
- South Morang line - all stations services to Flinders Street
- Hurstbridge line - all stations services to Flinders Street
- South Morang line - all stations services to South Morang
- Hurstbridge line - all stations and limited stops services to Heidelberg, Macleod, Greensborough, Eltham and Hurstbridge
Trams from Jolimont Station
|48||Waterfront City, Docklands||North Balwyn|
|75||City (La Trobe and Spencer Streets)||Vermont South|
Jolimont station opened on 21 October 1901. It was upgraded in 2004 with an additional entry/exit point on platform 2 with a new DDA standard ramp and later more myki scanners.