Buses replace trains: On sections of the lines

Key Information

Sunday 26 November - Tuesday 5 December 2017

While maintenance and projects works take place, buses will replace trains as follows:

Sunday 26 – Wednesday 29 November

  • Between Burnley, Box Hill and Alamein (from 8.15pm each night)
  • Between Darling and Glen Waverley (from 8.30pm each night)

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

Thursday 30 November (from 8.30pm)
Friday 1 – Tuesday 5 December (all day)

  • Between Parliament and Camberwell
  • Between Richmond and Darling

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 70 minutes.

Replacement bus timetables will be made available asap.

Normal train services will resume on Wednesday 6 December.

For more information, click here and here.

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

Station From City To City
Parliament Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Spring Street, Gordon Reserve Spring Street, Gordon Reserve
Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located opposite Gordon Reserve on Spring Street. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located opposite Gordon Reserve on Spring Street, near the corner of Little Collins and Spring Streets.
Richmond Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Interchange
Swan Street, Tram Stop #8 Swan Street, Tram Stop #8
Exit Richmond Station on to Swan Street. Use pedestrian crossing on left to cross Swan Street. Turn right and continue approx. 50 metres to Metro designated bus stop located at Tram Stop #8, opposite station entrance. Exit Richmond Station on to Swan Street. Turn left and continue to Metro designated bus stop, located at Tram Stop #8.
East Richmond Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Swan Street, Tram Stop #11 Swan Street, Tram Stop #11
Exit East Richmond Station on to Church Street. Turn left and walk to Swan Street. Cross Swan Street at the pedestrian crossing and turn left. Continue to Metro designated bus stop located at Tram Stop #11.

 

Exit East Richmond Station on to Church Street. Turn left and walk to Swan Street. Turn right at Church Street at cross at the pedestrian crossing. Continue to Metro designated bus stop located at Tram Stop #11.

 

Burnley Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Swan Street, Tram Stop #14 Swan Street, Tram Stop #12
Exit Burnley Station on to Burnley Street and walk to Swan Street. Use pedestrian crossing to cross Burnley Street and again to cross Swan Street. Turn left and continue to Metro designated bus stop near Tram Stop #14. Exit Burnley Station on to Burnley Street and walk to Swan Street. Use pedestrian crossing to cross Burnley Street and walk approx. 50m to Metro designated bus stop.
Hawthorn Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Burwood Road Burwood Road, Hawthorn Station entrance
Exit Hawthorn Station on to Burwood Road. Turn right and walk approx. 25m to pedestrian crossing. Cross Burwood Road and turn left. Walk approx. 25 to Metro designated bus stop, opposite Hawthorn Station entrance.

 

Exit Hawthorn Station on to Burwood Road. Proceed to bus stop in front of station entrance.

 

Glenferrie Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Burwood Road and Serpells Lane Burwood Road and Kent Street
Exit Glenferrie Station into car park on Serpells Lane. Walk to Burwood Road and turn left. Walk straight to Metro designated bus stop in front of Swinburne University. Exit Glenferrie Station into car park on Serpells Lane. Walk to Burwood Road and turn left. Walk approx. 125m to pedestrian crossing, cross Burwood Road and turn right. Walk approx. 125m to Metro designated bus stop on corner of Kent Street.

 

Auburn Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Burwood Road and Montrose Street Burwood Road and Montrose Street
Exit Auburn Station on to Lilydale Grove. Turn right on to Montrose Street and walk to Burwood Road. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop on left corner. Exit Auburn Station on to Lilydale Grove. Turn right on to Montrose Street and walk to Burwood Road. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop on left corner.
Camberwell
(Terminating)
Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Cookson Street, Camberwell Station entrance Cookson Street, Camberwell Station entrance
Dismount the bus at the Metro Designated Bus Stop in front of the Camberwell Station entrance on Cookson Street Dismount the bus at the Metro Designated Bus Stop in front of the Camberwell Station entrance on Cookson Street
Camberwell Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Corner of Holly and Cookson Streets Cookson Street, Camberwell Station entrance
Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop on Holly Street, opposite the Camberwell Station entrance on Cookson Street. Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop in front of the Camberwell Station entrance on Cookson Street.
East Camberwell Bus Stop Bus Stop
Stanhope Grove Stanhope Grove
Exit East Camberwell Station on Sefton Place, turn left and walk approx. 250m, continuing along Broadway. At the roundabout turn right and cross Broadway, then left and cross Stanhope Grove. Turn right and continue to bus stop. Exit East Camberwell Station on Sefton Place, turn left and walk approx. 250m, continuing along Broadway. At the roundabout turn right and cross Broadway. Continue straight to the bus stop.
Canterbury Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Canterbury Road Canterbury Road
Exit Canterbury Station at the main entrance, into the car park area. Continue to Canterbury Road and turn left. Cross Canterbury Road at the pedestrian crossing and turn left. Walk approx. 75m to the Metro designated bus stop. Exit Canterbury Station at the main entrance, into the car park area. Continue to Canterbury Road and turn left. Walk approx. 75m to the Metro designated bus stop, located past the pedestrian crossing, in front of the entrance to Canterbury Gardens.
Chatham Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Canterbury Road and Stanley Terrace Canterbury Road and Redvers Street
Exit Chatham Station onto Stanley Terrace. Continue on Stanley Terrace to Canterbury Road. Turn left and continue straight to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Chatham Station onto Stanley Terrace. Continue on Stanley Terrace to Canterbury Road. Turn right and cross Canterbury Road at pedestrian crossing. Turn right and continue to Metro designated bus stop
Surrey Hills Bus Stop Bus Stop
Windsor Crescent, Surrey Hills Station entrance Windsor Crescent
Exit Surrey Hills Station onto Windsor Crescent. Walk to bus stop in front of station entrance. Exit Surrey Hills Station onto Windsor Crescent. Cross the road and walk to bus stop near the corner of Windsor and Alexandra Crescents.
Mont Albert Bus Stop Bus Stop
Mont Albert Road and Mason Lane Mont Albert Road and Louise Avenue
Exit Mont Albert Station onto Churchill Street, turn right and continue to the intersection. Continue along Hamilton Street approx. 150m to Mont Albert Road. Turn left and walk approx. 50m to the bus stop. Exit Mont Albert Station onto Churchill Street, turn right and continue to the intersection. Continue along Hamilton Street approx. 150m to Mont Albert Road. Use the pedestrian crossing to cross Mont Albert Road, walk left for approx. 80m to the bus stop.
Box Hill
(terminating)
Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Maroondah Highway Maroondah Highway
Board bus at Metro designated bus stop on Maroondah Highway, located near mall pedestrian lights. Disembark bus at Metro designated bus stop on Maroondah Highway, located near mall pedestrian lights.
Riversdale Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Riversdale Road Riversdale Road, Tram Stop #45
Exit Riversdale Station on to Riversdale Road and turn right. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop, located at Tram Stop #45. Exit Riversdale Station on to Riversdale Road. Cross Riversdale Road with caution and proceed right to Metro designated bus stop, opposite Tram Stop #45.
Willison Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Corner of Fordham Avenue and Bringa Avenue Corner of Shalless Avenue and Fordham Avenue
Exit Willison Station on to Shalless Avenue. Continue on Shalless Avenue to Fordham Avenue, cross carefully and proceed to Metro Designated bus stop. Exit Willison Station on to Shalless Avenue. Continue on Shalless Avenue to Metro designated bus stop on corner of Fordham Avenue.
Hartwell Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Fordham Avenue Fordham Avenue
Exit Hartwell Station, through park to Fordham Avenue. Cross carefully at shops, turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Hartwell Station, through park to Fordham Avenue. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop, located opposite shops.
Burwood Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Lithgow Street Lithgow Street
Exit Burwood Station on to Norwood Street. Continue on Norwood Street to roundabout, cross Lithgow Street, turn left and proceed to Metro Designated bus stop. Exit Burwood Station on to Norwood Street. Continue on Norwood Street to roundabout, turn left at Lithgow and proceed to Metro Designated bus stop.
Ashburton Metro Designated Bus Stop  Bus Stop
Welfare Parade Welfare Parade
Exit Ashburton Station on to Welfare Parade and cross at pedestrian crossing in front of station. Turn right and proceed to Metro designated bus stop, located near shops. Exit Ashburton Station on to Welfare Parade. Turn right and proceed to sheltered bus stop, located near pedestrian crossing.
Alamein Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Ashburn Grove Ashburn Grove
Disembark bus at Metro designated bus stop in front of the station entrance. Board bus at Metro designated bus stop in front of the station entrance.

 

Station From City To City
Richmond Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Interchange
Swan Street, Tram Stop #8 Swan Street, Tram Stop #8
Exit Richmond Station on to Swan Street. Use pedestrian crossing on left to cross Swan Street. Turn right and continue approx. 50 metres to Metro designated bus stop located at Tram Stop #8, opposite station entrance. Exit Richmond Station on to Swan Street. Turn left and continue to Metro designated bus stop, located at Tram Stop #8.
East Richmond Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Swan Street, Tram Stop #11 Swan Street, Tram Stop #11
Exit East Richmond Station on to Church Street. Turn left and walk to Swan Street. Cross Swan Street at the pedestrian crossing and turn left. Continue to Metro designated bus stop located at Tram Stop #11.

 

Exit East Richmond Station on to Church Street. Turn left and walk to Swan Street. Turn right at Church Street at cross at the pedestrian crossing. Continue to Metro designated bus stop located at Tram Stop #11.

 

Burnley Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Swan Street, Tram Stop #14 Swan Street, Tram Stop #12
Exit Burnley Station on to Burnley Street and walk to Swan Street. Use pedestrian crossing to cross Burnley Street and again to cross Swan Street. Turn left and continue to Metro designated bus stop near Tram Stop #14. Exit Burnley Station on to Burnley Street and walk to Swan Street. Use pedestrian crossing to cross Burnley Street and walk approx. 50m to Metro designated bus stop.
Heyington Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Heyington Place, Heyington Station Entrance Heyington Place, Heyington Station Entrance
Exit Heyington Station on to Heyington Place. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop in front of station entrance. Exit Heyington Station on to Heyington Place. Cross Heyington Place in front of station entrance and proceed to Metro designated bus stop.
Kooyong Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Toorak Road Toorak Road
Exit Kooyong Station on to Glenferrie Road and turn left. Walk approx. 450m to Toorak Road intersection, cross Glenferrie and proceed approx. 100m to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Kooyong Station on to Glenferrie Road and turn left. Walk approx. 450m to Toorak Road intersection. Turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop.
Tooronga Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Tooronga Road Milton Parade, Tooronga Station Entrance
Exit Tooronga Station on to Milton Parade. Cross Milton Parade and turn left. Walk approx. 150m to Tooronga Road. Turn right and cross Tooronga Road at pedestrian crossing. Turn left and continue to bus stop. Exit Tooronga Station on to Milton Parade. Cross Milton Parade and turn left. Walk approx. 150m to Tooronga Road. Turn right and cross Milton Parade at pedestrian crossing. Walk approx. 50m to Metro designated bus stop.
Gardiner Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Malvern Road, Tram Stop #50 Malvern Road, Tram Stop #50
Use footpath to exit Gardiner Station on to Glenarm Road, towards Malvern Road. Walk to Malvern Road and turn left. Walk to Metro designated bus stop, located at Tram Stop #50. Use footpath to exit Gardiner station on to Glenarm Road, towards Malvern Road. Walk to Malvern Road. Turn left and walk to pedestrian crossing, cross Malvern Road. Turn right and walk to Metro designated bus stop, located at Tram Stop #50.
Glen Iris Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Malvern Road Malvern Road
Exit Glen Iris Station on to High Street, turn right and walk approx. 150m to Malvern Road intersection. Cross High Street at pedestrian crossing and continue straight to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Glen Iris Station on to High Street, turn right and walk approx. 150m to Malvern Road intersection. Cross High Street at pedestrian crossing and turn right and cross Malvern Road. Turn left and continue straight to Metro designated bus stop.
Darling Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Malvern Road Malvern Road
Exit Darling Station on to Clynden Avenue. Cross Clynden Avenue, turn right and walk to Hurstmon Street. Turn left on to Hurstmon Street and walk to Malvern Road, approx. 150m. At Malvern Road, turn right and continue to Metro designated bus stop.

 

At Exit Darling Station on to Clynden Avenue. Cross Clynden Avenue, turn right and walk to Hurstmon Street. Turn left on to Hurstmon Street and walk to Malvern Road, approx. 150m. At Malvern Road, turn right and continue to pedestrian crossing at Moira Street intersection. Turn left and cross Malvern Road. Turn left and continue to bus stop.
East Malvern Bus Stop Bus Stop
Malvern Road Malvern Road
Exit Malvern Station on to Sylvester Crescent. Continue on Sylvester Crescent to Malvern Road intersection. At intersection turn left and continue to bust stop. Exit Malvern Station on to Sylvester Crescent. Continue on Sylvester Crescent to Malvern Road intersection. Use the pedestrian crossings to cross both Sylvester Crescent and Malvern Road. Turn right and continue to bus stop.
Holmesglen Bus Stop Bus Stop
Warrigal Road Warrigal Road
Exit Holmesglen Station on to Warrigal Road and turn right. At first set of lights, cross Warrigal Road. Turn right and walk approx. 100m to bus stop, opposite Holmesglen TAFE. Exit Holmesglen Station on to Warrigal Road and turn right. Walk approx. 100m to bus stop in front of Holmesglen TAFE.
Jordanville Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Windsor Avenue Windsor Avenue
Exit Jordanville Station on to Windsor Avenue. Turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop.

 

Exit Jordanville Station on to Windsor Avenue. Cross Windsor Avenue and proceed to Metro designated bus stop opposite station entrance.
Mount Waverley Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Miller Crescent Miller Crescent
Exit Mount Waverley Station on to Miller Crescent. Cross Miller Crescent and turn left. Continue to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Mount Waverley Station on to Miller Crescent. Proceed to bus stop in front of station entrance.
Syndal Bus Stop Bus Stop
Coleman Parade Coleman Parade
Exit Syndal Station on to Coleman Parade. Turn left and walk approx. 100m to bus stop. Exit Syndal Station on to Coleman Parade. Cross at pedestrian crossing in front of station entrance. Turn left and walk approx. 100m to bus stop.
Glen Waverley Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Coleman Parade, Glen Waverley Station Entrance Coleman Parade, Glen Waverley Station Entrance
Dismount bus at Metro designated bus stop in front of the Glen Waverley Station entrance on Coleman Parade. Board bus at Metro designated bus stop in front of the Glen Waverley Station entrance on Coleman Parade.

Please note in accordance with the Victorian Fares & Ticketing Manual 2017, 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 more information please visit ptv.vic.gov.au or call 1800 800 007.

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