Lilydale Line

Lilydale  
Good service - trains are running on time to five minutes.

18 June 2016 - 19 June 2016

While works take place as part of the Ringwood Station Upgrade project, buses will replace trains between Blackburn and Belgrave/Lilydale, from 8pm Saturday 18 until 8am Sunday 19 June.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 40 minutes.

To view the bus replacement timetable, click here.

To check the location of the train replacement bus stops, see below:

Station From City To City
Blackburn Bus Stop Bus Stop
Railway Parade Railway Parade, Blackburn Station Entrance
Exit Blackburn Station on to Railway Parade. Cross Railway Parade at pedestrian crossing, turn right and continue to bus stop. Exit Blackburn Station on to Railway Parade. Continue to bus stop outside station entrance on station side.
Nunawading Bus Stop Bus Stop
Station Street, East side of Nunawading Station Station Street, East side of Nunawading Station Springvale Road, East Side of Nunawading Station
Exit Nunawading Station using the pedestrian underpass under Springvale Road to walk to the opposite side of station.

At the top of the stairs proceed to Station Street and turn left, walk approx. 50m to Metro designated bus stop directly opposite the shops.

Exit Nunawading Station the using pedestrian underpass under Springvale Road to walk to the opposite side of station. At the top of the stairs proceed to designated Metro bus stop on Springvale Road.
Mitcham Bus Stop Bus Stop
Whitehorse Road and Mitcham Road Whitehorse Road and Mitcham Road
Exit Mitcham Station on to Colombo/Station Street intersection. Continue on Station Street to Whitehorse Road. Cross Whitehorse Road at pedestrian crossing, turn right and proceed to bus stop, located between service road and Whitehorse Road. Exit Mitcham Station on to Mitcham Road, turn left and proceed approx. 100m to Whitehorse Road. Cross Mitcham

Road using pedestrian crossing and continue on to bus stop, located between service road and Whitehorse Road.

Heatherdale Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Service Road (Maroondah Highway) Service Road (Maroondah Highway)
Exit Heatherdale Station on to Heatherdale Road. Turn left and walk towards Maroondah Highway intersection. Use the pedestrian crossing and lights to cross Maroondah Highway. Walk down footpath towards shops, turn left and walk to bus stop. Exit Heatherdale Station on to Heatherdale Road. Turn left and walk towards Maroondah Highway intersection. Keep left and walk down Service Road at Maroondah Highway to bus stop.
Ringwood Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Service Road (Bay 7) Service Road (Bay 7)
Disembark bus at the Metro designated bus stop located opposite the Ringwood Station entrance. Board bus at the Metro designated bus stop located opposite the Ringwood Station entrance.
Heathmont Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Heathmont Road, Heathmont Station entrance Heathmont Road
Exit Heathmont Station, through car park, on to Heathmont Road. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop located in front of the Heathmont Station entrance. Exit Heathmont Station, through car park, on to Heathmont Road. Cross Heathmont Road and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop located opposite the Heathmont Station entrance.
Bayswater Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Station Street Station Street
Exit Bayswater Station and turn left. Follow the footpath between the car parks towards Station Street and turn left on to Station Street. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop. Exit Bayswater Station and turn left. Follow the footpath between the car parks towards Station Street and cross at the pedestrian crossing with care. Turn left and cross the pedestrian crossing at Pine Road with care, then proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.
Boronia Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Genista Avenue, Boronia Station entrance Genista Avenue, Boronia Station entrance
Proceed to the bus interchange located in front of the Boronia Station entrance. Proceed to the bus interchange located in front of the Boronia Station entrance.
Ferntree Gully Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Station Street, Ferntree Gully Station entrance Station Street
Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop located in front of the Ferntree Gully Station entrance on Station Street. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop located opposite the Ferntree Gully Station entrance on Station Street.
Upper Ferntree Gully Bus Interchange Bus Stop
Burwood Highway, Upper Ferntree Gully Station entrance Burwood Highway
Proceed to the bus interchange in front of the Upper Ferntree Gully Station entrance.

 

Exit Upper Ferntree Gully Station and walk approx. 150m to Burwood Highway intersection. Cross Burwood Highway at the pedestrian crossing. Turn left and walk for approx. 150m to bus stop, located on footpath between service lane and Burwood Highway.
Upwey Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Burwood Highway and Darling Avenue Burwood Highway
Enter the underpass at Upwey Station, exiting on the corner of Burwood Highway and Darling Avenue. Turn right and walk approx. 50m to bus stop. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop in front of the Upwey Station entrance on Burwood Highway.
Tecoma Bus Stop Bus Stop
Burwood Highway Burwood Highway
Exit Tecoma Station on to Burwood Highway. Proceed to the bus stop opposite the service station. Exit Tecoma Station on to Burwood Highway. Cross Burwood Highway and proceed to the bus stop in front of the service station.
Belgrave Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Belgrave Station entrance Belgrave Station entrance
Disembark the bus at the bus interchange located in front of the Belgrave Station entrance. Board the bus at the bus interchange located in front of the Belgrave Station entrance.
Ringwood East Bus Stop Bus Stop
Railway Avenue, Ringwood East Station entrance Railway Avenue, Ringwood East Station entrance
Exit Ringwood East Station on to Railway Avenue. Cross at lights and walk left to bus stop. Exit Ringwood East Station on to Railway Avenue. Walk to bus stop in front of station entrance.
Croydon Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Pierson Drive, Croydon Station entrance Pierson Drive, Croydon Station entrance
Proceed to the bus interchange in front of the Croydon Station entrance. Proceed to the bus interchange in front of the Croydon Station entrance.
Mooroolbark Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Brice Avenue, Mooroolbark Station entrance Brice Avenue
Exit Mooroolbark Station on to Brice Avenue. Proceed to bus interchange to the left of station entrance. Exit Mooroolbark Station on to Brice Avenue. Cross Brice Avenue at pedestrian crossing in front of station entrance and turn left. Walk approx. 50m to bus interchange.
Lilydale Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Bay 6, William Street East, Lilydale Station entrance Bay 6, William Street East, Lilydale Station entrance
Disembark bus at the bus interchange in front of Lilydale Station entrance. Board bus at bus interchange in front of Lilydale Station entrance.

Please note in accordance with the Victorian Fares & Ticketing Manual 2015, bicycles, surfboards and dogs are not permitted to travel on buses. An exception exists for guide dogs, hearing guide dogs, guide dogs in training, animals identified by an Assistance Animal Pass and small animals if they are suitably contained.

For full details of the replacement bus service contact PTV on 1800 800 007.

AFL Round 10
Essendon v Richmond
Saturday 28 May, 7.25pm, MCG


May 28

We’re running extra trains to get fans to and from the Essendon v Richmond match Saturday 28 May, at the MCG.

Before the match there are extra services to Jolimont from:
South Morang, departing 6.05pm
Greensborough, departing 6.16pm

Before the match there are extra services to Richmond from:
Craigieburn, departing 5.43pm
Sunbury, departing 5.53am
Glen Waverley, departing 6.15pm
Sandringham, departing 6.18pm

Trains depart Jolimont after the game ends, as follows:
Flinders Street, departing 10.12pm & 10.17pm platform 1
South Morang, departing 10.15pm & 10.22pm platform 2
Eltham, departing 10.18pm platform 2
Greensborough, departing 10.27pm platform 2

Trains depart Richmond after the game ends, as follows:
Blackburn, departing 10.10pm, 10.27pm & 10.38pm platform 9/10
Frankston, departing 10.12pm & 10.23pm platform 4
Glen Waverley, departing 10.16pm & 10.25pm platform 9/10
Caulfield, departing 10.15pm & 10.29pm platform 4
Craigieburn, departing 10.20pm platform 1
Sunbury, departing 10.25pm platform 1
Sandringham, departing 10.25pm & 10.45pm platform 2

For more information on extra services to this event, please contact Public Transport Victoria (PTV) on 1800 800 007.

13 November 2015 - 30 June 2017

While works take place as part of the Level Crossing Removal Project there will be long-term car space closures at Heatherdale Station.

WHEN IS THIS OCCURING?
The car spaces will be closed from November 2015 until mid 2017.

HOW WILL THIS AFFECT ME?
Please note the following car park closures:

  • Southern car park (off Molan Street) 14 parking spaces to close from 5am Friday 20 May  November until 2 November 2016.
  • Western car park (Platform 2 entrance) 60 parking spaces to close from 9pm Friday 13 November until mid-2017. Disability parking will remain available.
  • Eastern car park (off Heatherdale Road) 60 parking spaces to close from 9pm Friday 29 November until mid-2017.
  • Access to car park via Maroondah Highway will continue to be available. Pedestrian Station access via Maroondah Highway and Heatherdale Road.
  • Alternative parking up to 90 spaces on the corner of Molan and Newman Streets available.

To view a map of the closed car spaces, click here.

We apologise for any inconvenience while we undertake these important works.

Once complete, the removal of the level crossing at Heateherdale Road will improve safety and reduce congestion for the local community. A rebuilt Heatherdale Station closer to the existing main car parks will improve access to the station and the construction of a shared use path will link Mitcham and Ringwood, including new pedestrian overpasses at Purches Street and Tennyson St.

29 February 2016 - 1 July 2017

As part of preparations to remove the level crossings at Bayswater there will be changes to parking and pedestrian access at Bayswater Station.

WHEN IS THIS OCCURING?
These changes will take place from Monday 29 February until mid 2017

HOW WILL THIS AFFECT ME?
The changes to Bayswater Station include:

  • A further 115 spaces will be unavailable
  • Pedestrian access to the station will be via Station Street only
  • The existing walking/cycling path will be temporarily relocated to Station Street.

These changes will remain in place for the duration of the project.

For your safety, please observe safety signage and follow directions of traffic controllers.

FURTHER INFORMATION
For more information on the Bayswater Level Crossing Removal Project please call 1800 762 667or email Bayswater@levelcrossings.com.au

2 May 2016 - 18 July 2016

Due to works associated in the Blackburn Level Crossing Removal Project, there will be long term car park closures at Blackburn Station.

WHEN IS THIS OCCURRING?
The car park will close from 5am Monday 2 May until 5am 18 July.

HOW WILL THIS AFFECT ME?

  • Up to 63 car spaces in the Railway Road car park will CLOSE.
  • The car park will be EXIT ONLY from 9pm Sunday 1 May.
  • Disability Permit parking will continue to be made available during this time, however will be relocated within the existing car park.
  • Up to 63 car spaces will be available for customers at 160 Whitehorse Road, Blackburn (enter via Railway Road).
  • A shuttle bus to and from the station to the alternative car park will be provided for customers between 6am – 9am and 4pm – 7pm.

To view a map of the closed car space locations, click here.

Further car park closures will be necessary in the future. Customers will be notified in advance of changes to parking conditions.

We thank you for your patience during construction.

FURTHER INFORMATION
For further information, please contact PTV on 1800 800 007 6am – midnight daily (all night Friday and Saturday)

25 May 2016 - 26 May 2016

While maintenance takes place, lift access to the station and platforms is limited.

WHEN IS THIS OCCURRING?
Parliament Station 9.30am – 2pm Wednesday 25 May
Flagstaff Station 9.30am – 2pm Thursday 26 May

HOW WILL THIS AFFECT ME?
Customers are advised that the nearest station with lift access to Flagstaff Station is Melbourne Central Station. The nearest stations with lift access to Parliament Station are Melbourne Central Station and Flinders Street Station.

For customers on the platform, please press the red emergency button if assistance is required.

FURTHER INFORMATION
For more information visit ptv.vic.gove.au or call 1800 800 007 (6am – midnight daily)

 

28 May 2016 - 29 May 2016

While Ringwood Station Upgrade Project works take place, buses will be replacing trains between Blackburn and Belgrave/Lilydale stations. At Blackburn Station, parking along Railway Road will be reserved for replacement buses (this area is indicated on the map).

WHEN IS THIS OCCURRING?
Car spaces will be reserved from 4pm on Saturday 28 until 10.30am on Sunday 29 May.

HOW WILL THIS AFFECT ME?
This will affect the number of available car park spaces along Railway Road.

During this time, you may experience more local traffic from work vehicles and replacement bus services.

We thank you in advance for your understanding during these important works.

FURTHER INFORMATION
For more information visit ptv.vic.gov.au or call 1800 800 007 6am – midnight daily (all night Friday and Saturday)

18 June 2016 - 19 June 2016

While Ringwood Station Upgrade Project works take place, buses will be replacing trains between Blackburn and Belgrave/Lilydale stations. At Blackburn Station, parking along Railway Road will be reserved for replacement buses (this area is indicated on the map).

WHEN IS THIS OCCURRING?
Car spaces will be reserved from 4pm on Saturday 18 until 10.30am on Sunday 19 June.

HOW WILL THIS AFFECT ME?
This will affect the number of available car park spaces along Railway Road.

During this time, you may experience more local traffic from work vehicles and replacement bus services.

We thank you in advance for your understanding during these important works.

FURTHER INFORMATION
For more information visit ptv.vic.gov.au or call 1800 800 007 6am – midnight daily (all night Friday and Saturday)

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