Travel and accommodation information



The Coaching Institute campus is located 27.3 Kilometers from the Melbourne Airport, which is approximately a 40-minute drive, allowing for traffic.

 Taxi - From Airport:

A Taxi from the airport is likely to cost around $70

Sky Bus - From Melbourne Airport:

The Sky Bus departs every 10 minutes, making round trips between Melbourne Airport and Southern Cross Station.  It is $17.00 per trip.

  • Once at Southern Cross, go to Platform 13 and take the train to Flinders Street Station
  • Walk to St. Kilda Road (just outside Flinders Street Station, opposite Federation Square
  • Take any of the following trams:
    • 3/3a tram towards East Malvern
    • 5 tram towards Malvern
    • 6 tram towards Glen Iris
    • 16 tram towards Kew via St Kilda Beach
    • 64 tram towards East Brighton
    • 67 tram towards Carnegie
    • 72 tram towards Camberwell
    • Get off at stop 20 (Domain Interchange)
    • Cross the road away from the Botanical Gardens
    • Walk down Albert Road
    • Your destination is on the left
    • Suite 40, 37-39 Albert Road, South Melbourne

 From anywhere else in the City:

Any of these tram will get you to Stop 20 (Domain Interchange)

  • 3/3a tram towards East Malvern
  • 5 tram towards Malvern
  • 6 tram towards Glen Iris
  • 16 tram towards Kew via St Kilda Beach
  • 64 tram towards East Brighton
  • 67 tram towards Carnegie
  • 72 tram towards Camberwell





Here are my three best recommendations for parking:

Ace Parking lot:

2 Bowen Crescent (behind TCI Headquarters)

Rates Per Hour (From Monday-Fridays)

0.00 – 0.5


0.5 – 1.0


1.0 – 2.0


2.0 – 3.0


3.0 – 4.0


Daily Maximum


Early Bird (In before 9:30am; Out between 12:30pm and 10:00pm)




Parking on Albert Rd is free on Saturdays and Sundays

St. Kilda Road Towers:

Rates Per Hour:

0.00 – 0.1


1.0 – 2.0


2.0 – 3.0


3.0 – 4.0


Evening rate (Between 6:00pm and 11:00pm)


Saturday Flat Rate (Out by 11:00pm)


Sunday Flat Rate (Out by 11:00pm)


Open parking in front of TCI:

There is 2 hour parking in front of the TCI building, parking costs $3.20 per hour Monday – Friday.

Saturday and Sunday is free


Cafés and Restaurants:

There are 3 Cafés on the front side of the TCI Building within walking distance, as well as the pub.

Sushi Lane and Eat Worx  - 60 Albert Road, South Melbourne

These two yummy food dispensaries are right across from us.  If you are a sushi fan, try Sushi Lane, while Eat Worx does a pretty cool assortment of fresh salads and rolls as well as pastries and coffees.  These places are closed over the weekend.

Mish Café – 70 Albert Road, South Melbourne

This is the next Café down the road, towards Kings Way. Also only open during the week. 

Efresca – Opposite Corner to us, across Kings Way

This little Coffee Place has good coffee and lunch specials.  Open only during the week.

The Palmerston Hotel – 51 Palmerston Crescent

Up Kings way just a bit is the Palmerston Hotel, rumoured to do the best Parma in Melbourne, I have to say its pretty good. 

Behind us are several eating places as well as a couple of Centres:

Bowen’s Deli

Right behind us is a tiny alleyway, and on this alleyway is the back entrance to a little centre.  This houses the Bowen Deli.  It’s a very small deli, but may be good for a quick coffee

St Kilda Towers

There are several place inside St. Kilda Towes for you to get food.  There is Asian, Thai, Sushi, Soup, Smoothies, as well as a convenience Store.  So you can pretty much have your pick.  Next door is a restaurant called Squires Loft which judging by the smell provides amazing food for those meat lovers out there

Venturing further abroad:

If you cross right over to the other side of St. Kilda Road and walk away form the City.  There are lots of different eating options. 

  • The Royce Hotel
  • Café Vue 
  • Café Rosco
  • There are some Sushi places
  • Subway
  • Macdonalds
  • And some Café’s


In Our Centre:

  • Dentist
  • Property Company
  • Jungian Psychoanalysis
  • Counselling and Chiropractics

Bowen Crescent Centre:

  • Hair Dresser
  • Chiropractor
  • Pilates
  • News agent
  • Just to name a few

St. Kilda Road Towers:

  • Skin Specialists
  • Male only hair dresser
  • News Agent
  • Food Court
  • And that is all I could see – there is lots more


Check out the attached brochure on everything you need to know about our new Melbourne campus including travel, facilities, parking, eating out and accommodation.



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