By Nightrider Bus
By Nightrider Bus 970
NightRider is a bus service that provides a safe, easy and inexpensive way to travel after midnight on weekends. The NightRider Bus 970 service travels between the city (City Square, Swanston Street) and Frankston via St Kilda every 30 minutes between 1.30am – 4.30am on Saturdays and 1.30am – 5.30am on Sundays. From the city, in St Kilda the route travels along St Kilda Road, Fitzroy Street, Jacka Boulevard, Cavell Street, The Esplanade and Carlisle Street.
All you need is a valid myki or Metcard to jump on board. You can request to alight anywhere along NightRider routes, not just designated stops, provided it’s safe for the bus to stop. Simply let the driver know where you’d like to hop off. Using the on-board phone it’s free to call a taxi to pick you up at your bus stop or for $1 you can use the phone to arrange for someone to pick you up.