Buses replace trains on sections of the Mernda line

Key Information

Tuesday 3 December - Sunday 15 December 2019

Buses replace trains as follows, while Reservoir Level Crossing Removal Project works take place.

From 7.30pm to last train Tuesday 3 December
Between Parliament and Mernda

Buses run:

– Express between Parliament, Clifton Hill and Croxton then stopping all stations to Ruthven
– Express between Parliament, Clifton Hill and Keon Park then stopping all stations to Mernda
– Stopping all stations between Parliament and South Morang

To check the bus frequency, click here.

Wednesday 4 December, first train to 7.30pm
Between Thornbury and Mernda

Buses run:

– Express between Thornbury and Keon Park, then stopping all stations to Epping
– Express between Thornbury and Epping, then stopping all stations to Mernda
– Stopping all stations between Thornbury and South Morang

To check the bus frequency, click here.

From 7.30pm to last train Wednesday 4 December
Between Parliament and Mernda

Buses run:

– Express between Parliament, Clifton Hill and Croxton then stopping all stations to Ruthven
– Express between Parliament, Clifton Hill and Keon Park then stopping all stations to Mernda
– Stopping all stations between Parliament and South Morang

To check the bus frequency, click here.

From first train Thursday 5 December to last train Thursday 12 December
Between Thornbury and Mernda

Buses run:

– Express between Thornbury and Keon Park, then stopping all stations to Epping
– Express between Thornbury and Epping, then stopping all stations to Mernda
– Stopping all stations between Thornbury and South Morang

To check the bus frequency for Thursday 5 December to Friday 6 December and Monday 9 December to Thursday 12 December, click here.
To check the bus frequency for Saturday 7 December and Sunday 8 December, click here.

From first train to 10pm Friday 13 December
Between Thornbury and South Morang

Buses run:

– Express between Thornbury and Keon Park, then stopping all stations to South Morang
– Stopping all stations between Thornbury and South Morang

To check the bus frequency, click here.

From 10pm Friday 13 December to last train Sunday 15 December
Between Thornbury and Epping

Buses run:

– Express between Thornbury and Keon Park, then stopping all stations to Epping
– Stopping all stations between Thornbury and Epping

Please allow an extra 45 minutes journey time.

To check the bus frequency, click here.

For more information, click here.
To check the location of train replacement bus stops, click here.

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

Plan your journey at ptv.vic.gov.au or call 1800 800 007.

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