Give me the night. 4 March 2017. 7am - 7pm

Public transport is a good way to access White Night Ballarat, but demand may be high during peak times. 

View the transport map for routes and times, and visit for more detailed information. 



V/Line Coach

Additional coaches run all night. From Southern Cross Station, stopping at all stations to Ballarat from 5.00pm to 2.00am and return all night.

Coaches from Ararat and Maryborough run to Ballarat from 5.00pm to 1.00am and return all night. Return coaches will depart from the Ballarat Station Carpark.

V/Line Train

V/Line trains to Ballarat will run to their normal timetable. The last service from Southern Cross Station to Ballarat will depart at 11.54pm and arrive at 1.09am.


Buses in Ballarat will run to their normal timetable until 8.00pm. From 8.00pm PTV is running five White Night bus routes all night until 8.00am. These routes run to the bus hubs at Armstrong Street South, Curtis Street (drop off only) and Little Bridge Street (pick up only). No buses will pick up or drop off from Ballarat Station.

All buses for White Night Ballarat will be accessible vehicles. 

Park & Ride

Running from 6.00pm Saturday 4 March to 8.00am Sunday 5 March 2017, there will be two Park & Rides in Ballarat where you can park your car then catch an express bus to the Armstrong Street Bus Hub from:

Stockland Wendouree Shopping Centre 
CDC bus stop on Norman Street. View map

Federation University Mount Helen Campus 
CDC bus stop behind Y Building, access from Gear Avenue. View campus map

All Park & Rides buses for White Night Ballarat will be accessible vehicles. 



On the night, please check the PTV Live travel updates page for notification of any service changes that may affect your journey to and from the event.



White Night Ballarat attendees requiring accessibility information and assistance, can visit the PTV website to learn more about Accessible transport.



Beginning from 4.00pm on Saturday 4 March, road closures will be in place to ensure safe and easy pedestrian movements. Parking may be affected. View the road closure map for details.