Welcome to our visitor information page. Here you will find helpful information to make your visit to Queen Vic Market as easy and enjoyable as possible.

For ATM, toilet and other facility locations, please refer to our Market Map, which is available in English and Chinese

Trading Hours

 Fresh Produce
(Lower Market &
A+B Sheds)
Specialty Shopping
(Upper Market)
String Bean AlleyThe Night Market
(Seasonal)
MondayClosedClosedClosedClosed
Tuesday6am – 2pm8am – 2pmClosedClosed
WednesdayClosedClosedClosed5pm - 10pm
Thursday6am – 2pm8am – 2pmClosedClosed
Friday6am – 5pm8am – 3pm8am – 3pmClosed
Saturday6am – 3pm8am – 3pm8am – 3pmClosed
Sunday9am – 4pm9am – 4pm9am – 4pmClosed

Grand Final Weekend Trading Hours

 Fresh Produce
(Lower Market &
A+B Sheds)
Specialty Shopping
(Upper Market)
String Bean Alley
Friday 28 September6am – 5pm8am – 3pm8am – 3pm
Saturday 29 September6am – 3pm8am – 3pm8am – 3pm
Sunday 30 September9am – 4pm9am – 4pm9am – 4pm

Directions & Map

A short walk from the City centre, Queen Victoria Market is bounded by Peel, Franklin, Victoria & Elizabeth Streets.

  • Car

    Parking is available on Queen Street between Therry and Victoria Streets, and also in the Market carpark which is accessible via Franklin or Queen Streets. See more info below.

  • Tram

    The Market is located within the free tram zone. Take the 19, 57 or 59 to Stop 7, Elizabeth St or Tram 58 to Stop 9, Peel St.

  • Bike

    There is free bike parking in and around the Market. Major bike lanes leading to the Market run along Royal Parade and Victoria Street.

  • Train

    Only a 7 minute walk from Melbourne Central and Flagstaff Stations. Walk north along Elizabeth or William Street.

  • Regional Train

    V/Line trains run from Regional Victoria to Southern Cross station, then a 15-20 minute walk from the station.

  • Airport Shuttle

    SkyBus run from Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport to Southern Cross station, then a 15-20 minute walk from the station.

Visitor Information Queen Vic Market

Parking

Metered Parking on Queen Street

Metered parking is available on Queen Street between Therry and Victoria Streets. This option is now also available every Saturday with Queen Street re-opening for parking. Conveniently located in the heart of the Market, the 50 short-stay parking bays are perfect a quick shop.

Queen Victoria Market Car Park

Paid parking is available in the Queen Victoria Market car park. The car park is open seven days a week between 5am-7pm and is accessible via Franklin or Queen Streets.

Early Bird Shopping

Early bird shoppers can now enjoy FREE parking on Market days between 6am-9am.

 

The Queen Victoria Market car park rates are as follows:

Market Days

HoursTuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
6am - 9amFree
First 2 Hours$6.00
Each Additional Hour$4.00
7+ Hours Daily Maximum$34.00
Lost Ticket$34.00
After Hours Exit Fee (excluding parking fees)$30.00

Non Market Days

HoursMondays & Wednesdays
0 – 1$4.00
1 – 2$8.00
2 – 3$12.00
Daily Maximum$18.00
Early Bird Parking (enter between 5pm - 10am, exit after 2pm$12
After Hours Exit Fee (excluding parking fees)$30.00

Event Parking

$15 Flat Rate
Enter after 4.30pm. Car Park closes at 11pm on event days.