Sunbury Line

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

5 September 2015 - 6 September 2015


While we upgrade the electrical infrastructure, trains will run direct to and from Flinders Street, via Southern Cross only. Trains will not run via the City Loop on Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 September.


To City:

Trains will run from North Melbourne to Flinders Street, via Southern Cross. Customers travelling to Parliament and Melbourne Central are advised to change trains at Southern Cross.

From City:

Trains will run from Flinders Street to North Melbourne, via Southern Cross only, as per the weekend schedule. Some trains may depart from a different platform than usual; customers are advised to check display screens for further information.

Customers travelling from Parliament and Melbourne Central are advised to take any service on Platform 2 and change trains at Southern Cross.

For full details please contact PTV on 1800 800 007.


13 September 2015

Due to works taking place as part of the Calder Park Stabling project, buses will replace

trains between Watergardens and Sunbury, after 6.30pm Sunday 13 September.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 25 minutes.

To check the location of the train replacement bus stops, click here.

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 23
Richmond v North Melbourne
Friday 4 September, 7.50pm, Etihad

Sep 4

We’re running extra trains to get footy fans to, and home from, the Tigers v Roos game at Etihad.

Before the game there are extra services to Southern Cross from:
Dandenong, departing 6.25pm, express Caulfield to South Yarra
Mordialloc, departing  6.20pm
Sunbury, departing 6.36pm

Trains depart Southern Cross after the game ends, as follows:

Upper Ferntree Gully, departing Platform 10 at 10.46pm
Glen Waverley, departing Platform 10 at 10.42pm
Pakenham, departing Platform 12 at 10.45pm
Frankston, departing Platform 13 at 10.44pm
Sandringham, departing Platform 13 at 10.50pm
South Morang, departing Platform 9 at 10.42pm
Eltham, departing Platform 9 at 10.36pm
Sunbury, departing Platform 12 at 10.39pm

Sunbury customers please note: the 10.58pm Watergardens service from Flinders Street has been extended to operate to Sunbury.

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


AFL Round 23
Hawthorn v Carlton
Saturday 5 September, first bounce 4:40pm

Sep 5

We’re running extra trains to get fans to and home from the Hawks v Blues match at the MCG.

Before the game, extra services to Jolimont will depart:
South Morang departing 3:26pm, stopping all stations
Greensborough, departing 3.40pm

Before the game, additional trains will run to Richmond from:
Syndal, departing 3.38pm, stopping all stations
Sandringham departing 3:58pm, stopping all stations
Sunbury departing 3:31pm, stopping all stations

After the game, the following extra services will depart Jolimont:
Greensborough departing platform 2 at 7.37pm
South Morang departing platform 2 at 7.33pm

After the game, the following extra services will depart Richmond:
Upper Ferntree Gully departing platform 9/10 at 7.40pm
Glen Waverley, departing platform 9/10 at 7.34pm
Pakenham departing platform 6 at 7.32pm
Moorabbin departing platform 4 at 7.37pm, please note buses are replacing trains between Moorabbin and Frankston during this time.
Sandringham departing platform 2 at 7.46pm
Sunbury departing platform 1 at 7.31pm

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

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