Buses replace trains between North Melbourne, Watergardens and Sunbury

Key Information

Thursday 18 October - Monday 22 October 2018

While works take place as part of the Melton Highway Level Crossing Removal Project, buses will replace trains as follows:

From 8.40pm Thursday 18 to 2.30am Saturday 20 October

Between Watergardens and Sunbury.

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

From 2.50am Saturday 20 to 4am Sunday 21 October

Between North Melbourne and Sunbury.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 50 minutes.

From 4.10am Sunday 21 to last service Monday 22 October

Between Watergardens and Sunbury.

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

To check the bus replacement timetable for Thursday, Friday and Monday, click here.

To check the bus replacement timetable for Saturday and Sunday, click here.

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

Station From City To City
North Melbourne Bus Stop Bus Stop
Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Station Entrance Dryburgh Street, North Melbourne Station Entrance
Exit North Melbourne Station through main entrance on to Adderley Street, turn left and proceed approx. 50m to the PTV stop in Dryburgh Street. Exit North Melbourne Station through main entrance on to Adderley Street, turn left and proceed approx. 50m to the PTV stop in Dryburgh Street.
Footscray Bus Stop Bus Stop
Irving Street, Footscray Station Irving Street
Exit Footscray Station and turn left onto Irving Street. Proceed along footpath for approx. 100m to the bus stop directly in front of taxi rank. Exit Footscray Station and turn left onto Irving Street. Proceed along footpath to pedestrian crossing and cross Irving Street with care. Turn right proceed approx. 30m to the regular 409 PTV bus stop.
Middle Footscray Bus Stop Bus Stop
Buckley Street Buckley Street
Exit Middle Footscray Station onto Victoria Street, turn right and proceed to Buckley Street intersection. Turn right at the intersection and proceed to pedestrian crossing. Cross Buckley Street, turn right and proceed to bus stop. Exit Middle Footscray Station onto Victoria Street, turn right and proceed to Buckley Street intersection. Turn right at intersection and proceed approx. 80m to bus stop, located on Buckley Street, just past pedestrian crossing.
West Footscray Bus Stop Bus Stop
Sunshine Road Sunshine Road, West Footscray Station Entrance
Exit West Footscray Station on to Sunshine Road. Cross Sunshine Road with caution and turn left proceed to the bus stop. Exit West Footscray Station on to Sunshine Road. Turn left and proceed to the bus stop.
Tottenham Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Sunshine Road Sunshine Road
Exit Tottenham Station on to Sunshine Road. Proceed to pedestrian crossing and cross Sunshine Road with care. Turn left and proceed approx. 75m to the Metro Designated Bus Stop. Exit Tottenham Station on to Sunshine Road, turn left and proceed to the car park. Continue approx. 50m along Sunshine Road to the Metro Designated Bus Stop.
Sunshine Bus Stop Bus Stop
City Place Car Park, Sunshine Station Entrance City Place Car Park, Sunshine Station Entrance
Exit Sunshine Station via the overpass and turn left into the car park area on City Place. Proceed to the bus stop located in the car park. Exit Sunshine Station via the overpass and turn left into the car park area on City Place. Proceed to the bus stop located in the car park.
Albion Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
St. Albans Road St. Albans Road
Exit Albion Station and turn right. Walk through the station car park and proceed towards St. Albans Road. Turn right at St. Albans Road and proceed approx. 20m to the Metro Designated Bus Stop.

 

Exit Albion Station and turn right. Walk through the station car park and proceed towards St. Albans Road. Cross the pedestrian crossing on St. Albans Road with care and turn right. Proceed approx. 20m to the Metro Designated Bus Stop.
Ginifer Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
St. Albans Road, Ginifer Station Entrance St. Albans Road
Exit Ginifer Station on to St. Albans Road and turn left. Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop in front of the station entrance. Exit Ginifer Station on to St. Albans Road and turn right. Proceed to the Furlong Road and St. Albans Road intersection. Cross the pedestrian crossing with care and turn left. Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop.
St. Albans Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
St. Albans Road, St. Albans Station Entrance St. Albans Road
Exit St. Albans Station on to St. Albans Road and turn right. Proceed to the bus interchange on St. Albans Road and locate the Metro Designated Bus Stop in the last bay of the interchange. Exit St. Albans Station on to St. Albans Road and proceed to the intersection. Use pedestrian crossing to cross St. Albans Road with care and turn right. Proceed approx. 100m to the Metro Designated Bus Stop, located opposite the bus interchange.
Keilor Plains Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
East Esplanade, Keilor Plains Station Entrance East Esplanade
Exit Keilor Plains Station on to East Esplanade and proceed to the bus stop in front of the station entrance. Exit Keilor Plains Station on to East Esplanade and cross the pedestrian crossing with care. Turn right and proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop, located opposite the station car park.
Watergardens Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Shopping Centre, Watergardens Station Entrance Shopping Centre, opposite Watergardens Station Entrance
Exit Watergardens Station and turn left. Proceed to the bus stop located in front of the station entrance. Exit Watergardens Station, turn left and cross the pedestrian crossing with care. Turn right and proceed to the bus stop located opposite the bus interchange.
Diggers Rest Bus Stop Bus Stop
Old Calder Highway, Diggers Rest Station Entrance Old Calder Highway
Exit Diggers Rest Station and turn right on to the Old Calder Highway. Proceed to the bus stop located next to the Diggers Rest Station forecourt. Exit Diggers Rest Station, turn right on to the Old Calder Highway and proceed to the pedestrian crossing. Cross the pedestrian crossing with care, turn right and proceed to the bus stop.
Sunbury Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Bay 7, Off Brook Street, Sunbury Station Entrance Bay 7, Off Brook Street, Sunbury Station Entrance
Disembark bus at the bus interchange in front of Sunbury Station, located off Brook Street. Board bus at the bus interchange in front of Sunbury Station, located off Brook Street.

Bicycles, surfboards and dogs are not allowed on train replacement buses.

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

 

 

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