Overview of Hostel
Landing Pads Richmond is an easy going, open minded hostel, located in the heart of vibrant Richmond, specifically set up to be a home away from home for independent solo travellers on working holiday visas. At Landing Pads we're set up to help you settle in, find work and most importantly make frie
From the airport:
Taxi - (35 - 50 min - $45 -$60 up to 4 people )
If there are two of you it is better to take a taxi/Uber ($40 -$50) as it is the same price as public transport but much quicker. (35 - 50 min)
Sky bus & Train ( 60 - 90min - $30 per person)
- $19 per person one way. The Sky Bus leaves every 10 min and takes 20 min to get to Southern Cross train station (Melbourne CBD)
From Melbourne CBD ( Southern Cross Station ):
Train ($11 myki card+ $5 credit) - Take the Hurstbridge or Mernda line. Travel to West Richmond Station (second stop). Walk out of the station, left on Hoddle Street, we're on the next corner.
Tram - Take the number 75 or 48 Tram from Southern Cross Station. Ride to stop 14, walk up Hoddle Street 100 metres..
If you are new to Melbourne, then you may not know that Richmond is an awesome suburb with great transport. West Richmond station is 100 meters from the hostel. There are heaps of cafes, shops, and bars in Richmond, which comes in handy if you are looking for a job close to home.
Conditions & Policy
We're a small hostel, so unfortunately we don't have a have a full time 24-hour reception. Our reception is open every day from 10:00 am - 12:00 noon and 6:30 - 7:30 pm. You're welcome to arrive outside of reception hours however we can't guarantee a prompt check-in To check-in outside of reception hours please email us and provide your arrival time so we can be here to welcome you! Please note: international passport required to be presented on check-in for all guests.