Buses replace trains, on sections of the lines

Key Information

Tuesday 29 May - Sunday 17 June 2018

Buses will replace trains on sections of the line while works take place as part of the Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project as follows:

From 8pm Tuesday 29 May to 8pm Friday June 1

  • Between Caulfield and Westall.

To check the replacement bus timetable for Tuesday 29 May, click here.

From 8pm Friday 1 June to 4pm Saturday 2 June

  • Between Flinders Street, Moorabbin and Westall.

From 4pm Saturday 2 June to Friday 8 June

  • Between Caulfield and Westall.

Saturday 9 June to last service Monday 11 June

  • Between Flinders Street, Moorabbin and Westall.

Tuesday 12 June to last service Sunday 17 June

  • Between Caulfield and Westall.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 75 minutes.

To replacement bus timetables will be made available asap.

For more information, click here.

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

Cranbourne and Pakenham bus stops:

Station From City To City
Richmond Metro Designated Bus Stop
Olympic BoulevardExit Richmond Station onto Swan Street. Turn right and cross Punt Road at pedestrian lights. Proceed approx. 200m to Metro designated bus stop.
Metro Designated Bus Stop
Olympic BoulevardExit Richmond Station onto Swan Street. Turn right and cross Punt Road at pedestrian lights. Proceed approx. 200m to Metro designated bus stop.
South Yarra Metro Designated Bus Stop

Yarra Street and Toorak Road

Exit South Yarra Station on to Toorak Road. Turn left and walk to Yarra Street. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop on Yarra Street near corner of Toorak Road.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Yarra Street and Toorak Road

Exit South Yarra Station on to Toorak Road. Turn left and walk to Yarra Street. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop on Yarra Street near corner of Toorak Road.

Hawksburn Metro Designated Bus Stop

Gordon Street and Williams Road

At the Metro designated bus stop near corner of Gordon Street and Williams Road.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Gordon Street and Williams Road

At the Metro designated bus stop near the railway bridge on Williams Road.

Toorak Bus Stop

Orrong Road and Malvern Road

At the bus stop near corner of Orrong and Malvern Roads.

Bus Stop

Orrong Road and Malvern Road

At the bus stop near corner of Orrong and Malvern Roads.

Armadale Bus Stop
Kooyong RoadExit Armadale Station on to Cheel Street. Turn left and walk approx. 150m to Kooyong Road. Turn left at Kooyong Road and walk to bus stop on rail bridge, in front of pedestrian crossing.
Bus Stop
Kooyong RoadExit Armadale Station on to Cheel Street. Turn left and walk approximately 150 metres to Kooyong Road. Carefully cross Kooyong Road and walk to bus stop, in front of Cheel Street.
Malvern Night Bus Stop
Dandenong RoadExit Malvern Road on to Station Place and walk to Dandenong Road. Turn right and proceed to Night Bus bus stop.
Night Bus Stop
Dandenong RoadExit Malvern Road on to Station Place and walk to Dandenong Road. Turn left and proceed to pedestrian crossing. Cross Dandenong and turn right. Walk approximately 50 metres to Night Bus bus stop.
Caulfield Bus Stop 
Normanby RoadExit Caulfield Station on to Normanby Road. Turn right and proceed to bus stop.
Bus Stop
Sir John Monash DriveDisembark bus at bus stop on Sir John Monash Drive. Turn right and proceed to Caulfield Station.
Carnegie Metro Designated Bus Stop
Dandenong RoadFrom Carnegie Station walk along Woorayl Street towards Koornang Road, turn right onto Koornang Road. Walk approximately 190 metres to Dandenong Road, cross the road and turn right onto Dandenong Road to the train replacement bus stop.
Metro Designated Bus Stop
Dandenong RoadFrom Carnegie Station, walk along Morton Avenue towards Koornang Road, turn right and walk north along Koornang Road for approximately 190 metres. Turn left at Dandenong Road and proceed to the train replacement bus stop.
Murrumbeena Metro Designated Bus Stop
Neerim RoadExit Murrumbeena Station on to Neerim Road and turn left. Cross Neerim Road at pedestrian crossing and turn right. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop, located next to laneway.
Bus Stop
Neerim RoadExit Murrumbeena Station on to Railway Parade towards Murrumbeena Road and turn right. Walk 70 metres then turn right on to Neerim Road Walk 70 metres and proceed to bus stop, located near pedestrian crossing.
Hughesdale Bus Stop
Poath RoadHughesdale Station is closed until mid-2018. From the level crossing proceed approximately 50 metres south on Poath Road to the bus stop in front of 96A Poath Road.
Bus Stop
Poath RoadHughesdale Station is closed until mid-2018. From the level crossing proceed approximately 50 metres north on Poath Road to the bus stop in front of 79 Poath Road.
Oakleigh Metro Designated Bus Stop
Haughton Road, Oakleigh Station EntranceExit Oakleigh Station, via left ramp, on to Haughton Road. Proceed to bus stop, located in front of station entrance.
Bus Stop
Haughton RoadExit Oakleigh Station, via ramp on right, on to Haughton Road at the pedestrian crossing. Cross Haughton Road and turn left. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop, approximately 50 metres ahead.
Huntingdale Bus Interchange
Huntingdale Station entranceBoard bus at bus interchange in front of Huntingdale Station entrance.
Bus Interchange
Huntingdale Station entranceBoard bus at bus interchange in front of Huntingdale Station entrance
Clayton Metro Designated Bus Stop
Clayton RoadExit Clayton Station on to Carinish Road. Turn left and walk 100 metres to Clayton Road. Turn right and cross Carinish Road. Walk 80 metres to Metro designated bus stop.
Metro Designated Bus Stop
Clayton RoadExit Clayton Station on to Clayton Road. Turn right and proceed to traffic lights at Carinish Road. Cross at the lights, turn left and then cross at lights on Clayton Road. Turn right and walk north 200 metres to Metro designated bus stop.
Westall Metro Designated Bus Stop
Rayhur Street, Westall Station EntranceExit Westall Station on to Rayhur Street. Cross Rayhur Street and proceed to Metro designated bus stop to the right of station entrance
Metro Designated Bus Stop
Rahyur Street, Westall Station EntranceExit Westall Station on to Rayhur Street. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop to the right of station entrance.

 

Station From City To City
Burnley Metro Designated Bus Stop

Burnley Street and Madden Grove

Board bus at Metro designated bus stop on Burnley Street, located on the corner of Madden Grove.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Burnley Street and Madden Grove

Disembark bus at Metro designated bus stop on Burnley Street, located on the corner of Madden Grove.

 

Station From City To City
East Malvern Metro Designated Bus Stop

Eastern car park, East Malvern Station

Disembark bus at bus interchange, located in the eastern car park of East Malvern Station.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Eastern car park, East Malvern Station

Board bus at bus interchange, located in the eastern car park of East Malvern Station.

Frankston bus stops:

Station From City To City
  Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Flinders Street (Arts Centre) Arts Centre (St Kilda Road) Arts Centre (St Kilda Road)
  Exit Flinders Street Station and turn right and proceed 400 metres to the replacement bus stop Exit Flinders Street Station and turn right and proceed 400 metres to the replacement bus stop
Richmond Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Olympic Boulevard Olympic Boulevard
Exit Richmond Station onto Swan Street. Turn right and cross Punt Road at pedestrian lights. Proceed approx. 200m to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Richmond Station onto Swan Street. Turn right and cross Punt Road at pedestrian lights. Proceed approx. 200m to Metro designated bus stop.
South Yarra Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Yarra Street and Toorak Road Yarra Street and Toorak Road
Exit South Yarra Station on to Toorak Road. Turn left and walk to Yarra Street. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop on Yarra Street near corner of Toorak Road. Exit South Yarra Station on to Toorak Road. Turn left and walk to Yarra Street. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop on Yarra Street near corner of Toorak Road.
Hawksburn Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Gordon Street and Williams Road Williams Road
At the Metro designated bus stop near corner of Gordon Street and Williams Road. At the Metro designated bus stop near the railway bridge on Williams Road.
Toorak Bus Stop Bus Stop
Orrong Road and Malvern Road Orrong Road and Malvern Road
At the bus stop near corner of Orrong and Malvern roads. At the bus stop near corner of Orrong and Malvern roads.
Armadale Bus Stop Bus Stop
Kooyong Road Kooyong Road
Exit Armadale Station on to Cheel Street. Turn left and walk approx. 150m to Kooyong Road. Turn left at Kooyong Road and walk to bus stop on rail bridge, near pedestrian crossing. Exit Armadale Station on to Cheel Street. Turn left and walk approx. 150m to Kooyong Road. Carefully cross Kooyong Road and walk to bus stop, in front of Cheel Street
Malvern Bus Stop Bus Stop
Dandenong Road Dandenong Road
Exit Malvern Station on to Station Place and walk to Dandenong Road. Turn right and proceed to bus stop. Exit Malvern Station on to Station Place and walk to Dandenong Road. Turn left and proceed to pedestrian crossing. Cross Dandenong and turn right. Walk approx. 50m to bus stop.

 

Caulfield Bus Stop Bus Stop
Normanby Road Normanby Road
Exit Caulfield Station on to Normanby Road. Turn right and proceed to bus stop. Exit Caulfield Station on to Normanby Road. Turn right and proceed to bus stop.
Glenhuntly Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Royal Avenue Royal Avenue
Exit Glenhuntly Station and turn right onto Glenhuntly Road. Turn right into Royal Avenue and travel approximately 80m to the Metro designated bus stop, located near Rosedale Avenue.

 

Exit Glenhuntly Station and turn right onto Glenhuntly Road. Cross over Royal Avenue and then turn right into Royal Avenue and travel approximately 80m to the Metro designated bus stop, located near Rosedale Avenue.
Ormond Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
North Road North Road
Exit southern entrance of Ormond Station onto North Road. Cross over Cadby Avenue and walk approximately 5m to the Metro designated bus stop. Exit main entrance of Ormond Station on to North Road to bus stop, and turn left. Cross over Katandra Road to Metro designated bus stop, approx. 10 metres.
McKinnon Bus Stop Bus Stop
McKinnon Road McKinnon Road
Exit McKinnon Station and turn left. Walk approx. 10m to train replacement bus stop. Exit McKinnon Station and cross the pedestrian crossing, then turn left. Walk approx. 10m to train replacement bus stop.
Bentleigh Bus Stop Bus Stop
Centre Road Centre Road
Exit Bentleigh Station on to Centre Road and turn left. Walk approx. 10m to bus stop. Exit Bentleigh Station on to Centre Road and cross the pedestrian crossing, and then turn left. Walk approx. 10m to the bus stop.
Patterson Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Corner of Bendigo Avenue and Patterson Road Corner of Bendigo Avenue and Patterson Road
Exit Patterson Station on to Patterson Road and turn left. Walk approx. 400m to Jasper Road and turn left. Continue on Jasper Road approx. 150m to the bus stop. Exit Patterson Station on to Patterson Road and turn left. Walk approx. 400m to Jasper Road. Cross Jasper Road with caution and turn left. Continue on Jasper Road approx. 150m to the bus stop.
Moorabbin Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Station Street Station Street
Exit Moorabbin Station on to Service Road (Nepean Highway) and turn left. Walk approx. 100m to intersection and cross Station Street using pedestrian crossing. Turn left down Station Street and walk approx. 50m to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Moorabbin Station on to Service Road (Nepean Highway) and turn left. Walk approx. 100m to Station Street and turn left. Proceed to sheltered bus stop on left.
Station From City To City
Brighton Beach Bus Stop Bus Stop
South Road South Road
Disembark bus on to South Road. Turn left. Walk approx. 100m to Brighton Beach Station. Exit Brighton Beach Station on to South Road. Turn left. Walk approx. 100m to bus stop.

*Please note, bus stop locations are subject to change.

You can’t take bikes, pets or surfboards on the train replacement bus, even if you usually take them on the train. Exceptions include folding bikes, guide dogs, hearing dogs, Guide Dogs in training, animals with an Assistance Animal Pass, and small animals in a suitable container.

For more information please visit ptv.vic.gov.au or call 1800 800 007.

Back to top