584 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn Melway 45D11

Phone: 9278 4666

See this information on our printable Hawthorn Library sustainable transport options sheet below.

Trains

Alamein/Belgrave/Lilydale Line to Glenferrie Station

Get off the train at Glenferrie station walk 5 minutes south down Glenferrie Road past Burwood Road and Oxley Road.

Trams

Melbourne University – Kew via St Kilda Beach (Route 16)

Get off the tram at Glenferrie Road at Oxley Road or Urquhart Street (stop 71 or 72).

Docklands – Wattle Park (Route 70)

Get off at the corner of Riversdale and Glenferrie roads and walk north along Glenferrie Road for 5 minutes.

City – Vermont South (Route 75)

Get off at the corner of Riversdale and Glenferrie roads and walk north along Glenferrie Road for 5 minutes.

Buses

Kew – Oakleigh (Route 624)

Get off on Auburn Road near the corner of Oxley Road and walk along Oxley Road until you reach Glenferrie Road. Then, turn left on Glenferrie Road and walk a few minutes until you reach the Library.

Melbourne – Eildon (Route 684)

Get off at the corner of Barkers Road and Glenferrie Road and walk south for 5 minutes along Glenferrie Road.

Check out PTV website for more public transport information, including timetables, fares, route information and the Journey Planner.

Cycling

  • An on-road bike lane runs along Glenferrie Road, from Barkers Road to the Monash Freeway.
  • Informal cycling routes also go to the Hawthorn/Glenferrie shopping precinct, including Barkers Road, Burwood Road, Manningtree Road, Oxley Road, Wakefield Street (Swinburne University), Liddiard Street, Urquhart Street and Riversdale Road.

Walking

The Hawthorn Library is a short distance from the Glenferrie shopping precinct, and the area has excellent walking network.