Buses replacing trains: Clifton Hill - Macleod/Greensborough

Key Information

Friday 6 October - Sunday 15 October 2017

While works take place as part of the Hurstbridge Rail Line Upgrade, buses will replace trains between Clifton Hill, Macleod and Greensborough.

Friday 6 – Sunday 8 October

  • Between Clifton Hill and Greensborough from 8pm Friday, all day Saturday & Sunday.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 45 minutes.

To check the replacement bus timetable for Friday, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Saturday TO CITY, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Saturday FROM CITY, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Sunday TO CITY, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Sunday FROM CITY, click here.

Monday 9 – Friday 13 October

  • Between Clifton Hill and Macleod all day.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 45 minutes.

To check the replacement bus timetable for buses stopping all stations, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for buses limited express and express, click here.

To check the altered train timetable for Hurstbridge – Macleod, click here.
To check the altered train timetable for Clifton Hill – Flinders Street, click here.

Saturday 14 – Sunday 15 October

  • Between Clifton Hill and Macleod.

Please note that this may increase your journey by up to 45 minutes.

To check the replacement bus timetable for Saturday TO CITY, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Saturday FROM CITY, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Sunday TO CITY, click here.
To check the replacement bus timetable for Sunday FROM CITY, click here.

Please note: Rosanna Station will be temporarily closed until March 2018.

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

Station From City To City
Clifton Hill (Terminating) Bus Stop Bus Stop
Hoddle Street Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill Station Entrance
Disembark bus at bus stop on Hoddle Street, located opposite the Clifton Hill Station entrance, in front of pedestrian subway ramp. Disembark bus at bus stop on Hoddle Street, outside the Clifton Hill Station entrance.
Westgarth Bus Stop Bus Stop
Westgarth Street and Knowles Street Westgarth Street and Ross Street
Exit Westgarth Station on to Evans Crescent, turn right and proceed to Westgarth Street. At Westgarth Street, turn left and proceed approx. 100m to 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 safe crossing point just before level crossing. Cross Westgarth Street, turn left and proceed approx. 60m to bus stop, located past Ross Street.
Dennis Bus Stop Bus Stop
Victoria Road Victoria Road
Exit Dennis Station on to Cain Avenue, turn left and proceed to Victoria Road. At Victoria Road, turn right and proceed to bus stop. Exit Dennis Station on to Cain Avenue, turn left and proceed to Victoria Road. At Victoria Road, cross Victoria Road with caution and turn right. Proceed to bus stop.
Fairfield Bus Stop Bus Stop
Wingrove and Station Streets Wingrove and Station Streets
Exit Fairfield Station on to Wingrove Street and cross with caution. Turn right and proceed to bus stop, loated on the corner of Station Street. Exit Fairfield Station on to Wingrove Street and turn right. Proceed to bus stop, located on the corner of Station Street.
Alphington Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Heidelberg Road and Yarralea Streets Heidelberg Road and Yarralea Streets
Exit Alphington Station towards Yarralea Street and walk approx. 300m towards Heidelberg Road.  Turn left and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop. Exit Alphington Station towards Yarralea Street and walk approx. 300m 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 bus stop. Exit Darebin Station on to Heidelberg Road, turn right and proceed to pedestrian crossing. Cross Heidelberg Road and turn left. Proceed approx. 60m to bus stop, past Merton Street.
Ivanhoe Bus Stop Bus Stop
Norman Street Norman Street, Ivanhoe Station Entrance
Exit Ivanhoe Station and use pedestrian crossing at station entrance to cross Norman Street. Turn right and proceed to bus stop. Exit Ivanhoe Station on to Norman Street and turn left. Proceed to bus stop, located in front of Ivanhoe Station.
Eaglemont Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Sherwood Road Sherwood Road, Eaglemont Station Entrance
Exit Eaglemont Station on to Sherwood Road via ramp. Turn right and walk a few metres. Cross Sherwood Road and arrive at Metro designated bus stop. Exit Eaglemont Station on to Sherwood Road via ramp. Turn right and proceed to Metro designated bus stop, located in front of 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.
Rosanna Bus Stop Bus Stop
Turnham Avenue Turnham Avenue
Exit Rosanna Station on to Turnham Avenue, turn left and proceed to bus stop. Exit Rosanna Station and cross Turnham Avenue with caution, proceed to bus stop on left.
Macleod Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Birdwood Avenue, Macleod Station Entrance Birdwood Avenue, Macleod Station Entrance
Exit Macleod Station on to Birdwood Avenue and proceed to Metro designated bus stop on left, located in front of station entrance. Exit Macleod Station on to Birdwood Avenue and proceed to Metro designated bus stop on right, located in front of station entrance.
Watsonia Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Greensborough Highway, Watsonia Station Entrance Greensborough Highway, Watsonia Station Entrance
Proceed to bus interchange located in front of Watsonia Station entrance, off Greensborough Highway. Proceed to bus interchange located in front of Watsonia Station entrance, off Greensborough Highway.
Greensborough (Terminating) Bus Stop Bus Stop
Para Road Car Park, Greensborough Station Entrance Para Road Car Park, Greensborough Station Entrance
Disembark bus at the temporary bus stop, located in front of the Greensborough Station entrance, off Para Road. Proceed to the temporary bus stop, located in front of the Greensborough Station entrance, off Para Road.

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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