The Westgate Punt is a ferry service that runs between Science Works jetty, Spotswood Jetty & Westgate Landing (Lorimer St Low Landing), Lorimer St Port Melbourne.
The service provides pedestrians and cyclists with an easy and stress-free way to get across the Yarra River without travelling via the West Gate Bridge.
Cyclists can even take their bikes on board the ferry and make full use of popular cycling paths from Port Melb into the city and Bay and into Williamstown and beyond.
The Westgate Punt is not a myki-ticketed service.
The Westgate Punt does not operate on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or Good Friday.
Weekday RateTimetabled as below
3-5 min journey
Weekend RateOn-demand - Between 9.00am. to 5.00pm Sat & Sun
The weekend service runs on demand
(you turn up, we take you across)
between the hours of, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
Saturday & Sunday.
Weekday timetable. Monday to Friday
Spotswood to Port Melb (Fishermans Bend)
Science Works Jetty, Spotswood is located on Douglas Parade, near the corner of Craig Street, and is a short walk from Spotswood Station.
Morning Departure Times
Afternoon Departure Times
Port Melb (Fishermans Bend) to Spotswood
Lorimer St Low Landing is located on Lorimer Street, near the corner of Sardine Street. Bus Route 237 stops nearby on Lorimer Street and runs into the city.