By train: The closest station is Middle Brighton, on the Sandringham line.
By bus: Route 703 in the direction to Middle Brighton or Blackburn, stops on the corner of Wilson Street and Halifax Street.
Route 626 in the direction to Middle Brighton or Chadstone, stops on the corner of Wilson Street and Male Street.
By car: Ample street parking is available along Wilson Street and surrounding streets. Please take note of council parking conditions as signed.
Visiting hours have changed. Before visiting the hospital, please read the following information.
Community medical alert: Coronavirus (COVID-19) update
- Monday to Friday 4.00pm - 8.00pm
- Saturday to Sunday 1.00pm - 8.00pm
Our visiting times make sure patients can focus on their rehabilitation therapy and recovery during the day.
If you need to visit outside of these hours, please call the hospital first to confirm with the ward: 03 9591 9200.
Plan your visit
Patients may tire easily, so please consider planning for a short visit only. We also ask visitors to ensure they remain considerate of other patients in keeping noise levels low when visiting and that children are supervised at all times.
Please also consider rescheduling your visit if you feel unwell until your health improves.
Lilies are known to cause allergies in some people. In the interests of protecting patients, staff and visitors, we do not allow lilies in any of our hospitals.
Epworth welcomes all other flowers.
Food and drink
While there are no cafe facilities on site, several cafes and restaurants are within walking distance of the hospital.
Pick up and drop off
Patients may be dropped off or picked up at the main entrance, accessible via Wilson Street. Wheelchairs can be obtained from main reception.
Limited onsite parking is available at the hospital free of charge. There is also ample street parking for families or visitors available along Wilson Street and surrounding areas. Please take note of council parking conditions as signed.
Epworth Brighton is located near several hotels and other types of accommodation.
Accommodation for families of regional patients
For patients who do not live in Melbourne, Epworth Brighton will provide one night's accommodation in a nearby studio apartment for a family member or carer on the night before discharge to support the journey home.
Discounted accommodation packages are also available for longer stays.
For more information, please contact Julie Myers on (03) 9591 9253.