Buses replace trains, Parliament to Bell and Heidelberg

Key Information

Saturday 16 June - Sunday 17 June 2018

While maintenance works take place, buses replace trains between Parliament, Bell and Heidelberg.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 30 minutes.

To check the replacement bus timetable for the South Morang line, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for the Hurstbridge line, click 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
Exit Parliament Station and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located opposite Little Collins Street on Spring Street. Exit Parliament Station and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located opposite Little Collins Street on Spring Street.
Federation Square Bus Stop (temporary) Bus Stop (temporary)
Russell Street Extension Russell Street Extension
Exit Flinders Street Station onto St. Kilda Road and cross at the pedestrian traffic lights. Turn left, walk to Flinders Street and turn right. Walk approx. 200m, turn right at Russell Street and proceed to the bus stop. Exit Flinders Street Station onto St. Kilda Road and cross at the pedestrian traffic lights. Turn left, walk to Flinders Street and turn right. Walk approx. 200m, turn right at Russell Street and proceed to the bus stop.
Jolimont Bus Stop (temporary)
Bus Stop (temporary)
Corner of Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street Corner of Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street
Exit Jolimont Station on to Wellington Parade, turn left and walk to the bus stop on the corner of Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street. Exit Jolimont Station on to Wellington Parade, turn left and walk to the bus stop on the corner of Wellington Parade and Clarendon Street.
West Richmond Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle and Hotham streets Hoddle and Freeman streets
Exit West Richmond Station on to Jika Place, walk towards Hoddle Street and turn right. Continue to the pedestrian crossing, cross Hoddle Street and turn left. Proceed to the bus stop, located just past Hotham Street. Exit West Richmond Station on to Jika Place, walk towards Hoddle Street and turn left. Proceed to the bus stop, located on the corner of Hoddle and Freeman streets.
North Richmond Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle and Victoria Streets Hoddle and Victoria Streets
Exit North Richmond Station on to Elizabeth Street, turn right and walk to the Hoddle Street intersection. Cross Hoddle Street at the pedestrian crossing, turn right and proceed to bus stop. Exit North Richmond Station on to Elizabeth Street, turn right and proceed to the Hoddle Street intersection. Turn right at Hoddle Street and proceed to the bus stop.
Collingwood Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle and Gipps Streets Hoddle and Stanton streets
Exit Collingwood Station on to Stanton Street, turn right and walk approx. 100m to the Hoddle Street intersection. Cross Hoddle Street at the pedestrian crossing and turn left. Proceed to the bus stop, located approx. 30m ahead. Exit Collingwood Station on to Stanton Street, turn left and walk approx. 100m to the Hoddle Street intersection. Turn left and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop approx. 20m ahead.
Victoria Park Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle and Sackville streets Hoddle and Johnston streets
Exit Victoria Park Station on to Johnston Street, turn right and walk to the Hoddle Street intersection. Cross Hoddle Street, turn right and proceed approx. 65m to the bus stop, located on the corner of Sackville Street. Exit Victoria Park Station on to Johnston Street, turn right and walk to the Hoddle Street intersection. Turn left and cross Johnston Street using pedestrian crossing. Proceed along Hoddle Street to the bus stop, located approx. 50m away.
Clifton Hill (terminating) Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle Street Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill Station entrance
Exit Clifton Hill Station through the station entrance on to Hoddle Street and turn right. Continue down the pedestrian subway ramp, turn left and walk underneath Hoddle Street. Turn left and proceed to the bus stop, located opposite the Clifton Hill Station entrance. Exit Clifton Hill Station through the station entrance on to Hoddle Street. Proceed to the bus stop, located on the left.
Clifton Hill Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle Street Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill Station entrance
Exit Clifton Hill Station through the station entrance on to Hoddle Street and turn right. Continue down the pedestrian subway ramp, turn left and walk underneath Hoddle Street. Turn left and proceed to the bus stop, located opposite the Clifton Hill Station entrance. Exit Clifton Hill Station through the station entrance on to Hoddle Street. Proceed to the bus stop, located on the left.
Westgarth Bus Stop Bus Stop
Westgarth Street and Knowles Street Westgarth Street and Ross Street
Exit Westgarth Station on to Evans Crescent via the pedestrian overpass, turn right and proceed to Westgarth Street. At Westgarth Street, turn left and proceed approx. 100m to the bus stop, located near Knowles Street.

 

Exit Westgarth Station on to Evans Crescent, turn right and proceed to Westgarth Street. At Westgarth Street, turn right and proceed to the safe crossing point near the level crossing. Cross Westgarth Street, turn left and proceed approx. 60m to the bus stop, located near Ross Street.
Dennis Bus Stop (temporary) Bus Stop (temporary)
Westgarth Street Westgarth Street
Exit Dennis Station on to Cain Avenue via the pedestrian underpass, turn right and walk to Simpson Street. Walk down Simpson Street to Westgarth Street. At Westgarth Street turn right and proceed to the PTV bus stop. Exit Dennis Station on to Cain Avenue, turn right and walk to Simpson Street. Walk down Simpson Street to Westgarth Street. At Westgarth Street turn right and proceed to the PTV bus stop.
Fairfield Bus Stop (temporary) Bus Stop (temporary)
Heidelberg Road Heidelberg Road
Exit Fairfield Station and walk down Station Street towards Heidelberg Road. Turn left at Heidelberg Road and proceed to the PTV bus stop. Exit Fairfield Station and walk down Station Street towards Heidelberg Road. Cross Heidelberg Road via the pedestrian crossing and turn left and walk approximately 60 metres to the PTV bus stop.
Alphington Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Heidelberg Road and Yarralea Street Heidelberg Road and Yarralea Street
Exit Alphington Station onto Miller Street and approx. 200m towards Heidelberg Road.  Turn left and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop. Exit Alphington Station onto Miller Street and approx. 200m towards Heidelberg Road.  Turn right and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.
Darebin Bus Stop Bus Stop
Heidelberg Road, Darebin Station entrance Heidelberg Road and Merton Street
Exit Darebin Station on to Heidelberg Road, turn left and proceed to the bus stop. Exit Darebin Station on to Heidelberg Road, turn right and proceed to the pedestrian crossing. Cross Heidelberg Road, turn left and proceed approx. 60m to bus the stop, located near Merton Street.
Ivanhoe Bus Stop Bus Stop
Norman Street Norman Street, Ivanhoe Station entrance
Exit Ivanhoe Station and use the pedestrian crossing to cross Norman Street. Turn right and proceed to the bus stop. Exit Ivanhoe Station on to Norman Street, turn left and proceed to the bus stop.
Eaglemont Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Sherwood Road Sherwood Road, Eaglemont Station Entrance
Exit Eaglemont Station on to Sherwood Road via the subway. Turn right, walk towards and cross Sherwood Road with care. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop. Exit Eaglemont Station on to Sherwood Road via the subway. Turn right and proceed to the  Metro designated bus stop, located outside the station entrance.
Heidelberg Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Mount and Yarra streets, Heidelberg Station entrance Mount and Yarra streets, Heidelberg Station entrance
Exit Heidelberg Station and proceed to bus interchange, located in front of the Heidelberg Station entrance between Mount and Yarra streets. Exit Heidelberg Station and proceed to bus interchange, located in front of the Heidelberg Station entrance between Mount and Yarra streets.
Station From City To City
Rushall Bus Stop Bus Stop
Rushall Crescent Rushall Crescent
Exit Rushall Station on to Falconer Street and walk to Rushall Crescent. Cross Rushall Crescent with care, turn left and proceed to the bus stop. Exit Rushall Station on to Falconer Street, walk to Rushall Crescent and turn right. Proceed to the bus stop on the corner.
Merri Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Bridge Street Bridge Street
Exit Merri Station on to South Park Street, cross the street with care and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located on Bridge Street. Exit Merri Station on to South Park Street, cross the street with care and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located on Bridge Street.
Northcote Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Arthurton Road Herbert Street and Arthurton Road
Exit Northcote Station on to Arthurton Road and turn left. Walk to the pedestrian crossing, turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Northcote Station on to Arthurton Road and turn right. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, on the corner of Herbert Street and Arthurton Road
Croxton Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Stott Street, tram stop 35 Stott Street, tram stop 35
Exit Croxton Station on to Stott Street, turn left into Beaconsfield Parade and walk to High Street.  Cross High Street at the pedestrian crossing, turn left and cross Dennis Street. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop at tram stop 35. Exit Croxton Station on to Stott Street, turn left into Beaconsfield Parade and walk to High Street. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop at the pedestrian crossing, located at tram stop 35.
Thornbury Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Ethel Street, tram stop 40 Ethel Street,  tram stop 40
Exit Thornbury Station on to Ethel Street, cross Ethel Street with care and turn right onto Hutton Street. Walk to High Street, turn right and cross High Street at the pedestrian crossing. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located at tram stop 40. Exit Thornbury Station on to Ethel Street, cross Ethel Street with care and turn right onto Hutton Street.  Proceed approx. 100m along High Street to the Metro designated bus stop at tram stop 40.
Bell Bus Stop Bus Stop
  High Street High Street
  Exit Bell Station onto Garnet Street and walk approx. 100m towards High Street. Turn left and proceed approx. 50m to the bus stop. Exit Bell Station onto Garnet Street and walk approx. 100m towards High Street. Turn right, walk to the pedestrian crossing and cross High Street. Turn right and proceed approx. 20m to the bus stop.

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.

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