Service Disruptions


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New Disruptions

**15 Oct 2019 - until further notice
Lonsdale Street, CBD
Due to City West Water works along Lonsdale Street between King Street and William Street in the CBD, significant delays are expected for all city services from first service Tuesday 15 October until further notice. Lane closures will be in place from the night of Monday 14 October.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 19546 - Supreme Court / Lonsdale Street

8 Dec
Beach Road, Sandringham/Brighton
Due to the 2XU Triathlon along Beach Road between Charman Road in Sandringham and New Street in Brighton, Routes 600, 922 and 923 will be diverted from 6am - 2pm on Sunday 8 December.
*Stops not serviced:

  • ID 22636: Balcombe Road
  • ID 22635: Balcombe Road
  • ID 7799: Wakool Avenue
  • ID 22755: Wakool Avenue
  • ID 7798: Beach Road
  • ID 8530: Beach Road
  • ID 7797: Wells Road
  • ID 8529: Wells Road
  • ID 7796: Hutchison Avenue
  • ID 8528: Hutchison Avenue
  • ID 7795: 32 Bodley Street
  • ID 8527: Beaumaris Hotel
  • ID 20921 – Trey Bit Reserve                                                                       
  • ID 22638 – Ferdinando Gardens
  • ID 22637 – Jetty Rd/Beach Rd                                                                   
  • ID 8023 – Ferdinando Gardens
  • ID 12457 – Triangle Gardens                                                                       
  • ID 8022 – Orlando St/Beach Rd
  • ID 11614 – Triangle Gardens                                                                       
  • ID 8021 – New St/ Beach Rd
  • ID 11615 – Hampton Station                                                                       
  • ID 1404 – Brighton Beach Station
  • ID 21667 – Hampton Station                                                                       
  • ID 5515 – Brighton Beach Station
  • ID 11616 – Willis St/ Hampton St                                                           
  • ID 3234 – Xavier College
  • ID 12456 – Willis St/Hampton St                                                         
  • ID 8018 – Xavier College
  • ID 11617 – Littlewood St/Hampton St

7 Dec
Railway Avenue, Ringwood East
Due to the Ringwood East Traders Christmas Festival along Railway Avenue between Dublin Road and Eastfield Road in Ringwood East, Route 380 will be diverted from 6am - 3pm on Saturday 7 December.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 8289 – Ringwood East Station

  • Stop ID 8445 – Smithdene Avenue

  • Stop ID 8447 – Eastfield Road

  • Stop ID 8736 – Ringwood East Station

  • Stop ID 8737 – Smithdene Avenue

  • Stop ID 8738 – Highton Street

16 Nov
Queen Street, CBD
Due to roadworks in Queen Street between Flinders Street and Flinders Lane in Melbourne, Routes 234 and 236 will be diverted from 7am - 6pm on Saturday 16 November.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 20459: Flinders Lane

  • Stop ID 19519: Banana Alley Vaults

16 Nov
Gardenvale Road, Gardenvale
Due to roadworks in Gardenvale Road between Kooyong Road and Lantana Road in Gardenvale, Routes 219 and 220 will be diverted from 8am - 6pm on Saturday 16 November.
*Stops not serviced (for R219 services only):

  • Stop ID 5949: North Road

  • Stop ID 5720: Kooyong Road

No stops are affected for Route 220.

15 Nov - 6 Dec
Charman Road, Cheltenham
Due to Level Crossing Removal Works in Charman Road between Park Street and Wetherall Road in Cheltenham, Routes 600, 922 and 923 will be diverted from 5am Friday 15 November until 11.59pm Friday 6 December.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 3348 – Cheltenham Railway Station/Charman Rd

  • Stop ID 3515 – Cheltenham Railway Station/Charman Rd

  • Stop ID 3347 – Sydney St/Charman Rd

  • Stop ID 3516 – Sydney St/Charman Rd

  • Stop ID 11602 – Charman Rd/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 12469 – Charman Rd/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 12468 – Cheltenham Recreation Reserve/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 11603 – Cheltenham Recreation Reserve/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 11604 – Victor Ave/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 12467 – Victor Ave/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 12466 – 77 Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 11605 – Banool St/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 11606 – Morey Rd/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 21699 – Morey Rd/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 11607 – Reserve Rd/Weatherall Rd

  • Stop ID 12464 – Reserve Rd/Weatherall Rd

15 Nov
Johnston Street, Fitzroy
Due to the Johnston Street Fiesta, Johnston Street will be closed between Brunswick Street and Nicholson Street in Fitzroy. Routes 200 and 207 will be diverted from 9pm Friday 15 November until 5am Monday 18 November inclusive.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 938: Brunswick Street / Johnston Street

13 Nov
Leeds Street, Doncaster East
Due to roadworks in Leeds Street between Rosella Street and Baratta Street in Doncaster East, Routes 280 and 282 will be diverted from 8am - 5pm on Wednesday 13 November.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 4842 – Rosella Street
  • Stop ID 1153 – Rosella Street
  • Stop ID 4843 – Baratta Street Reserve
  • Stop ID 1152 – Baratta Street Reserve

4 Nov - 12 Dec
Stud Road, Dandenong
Due to road works on Stud Road between King and Clow
Streets in Dandenong, Route 901 will be diverted from 4am Monday 4 November until 11:59pm Thursday 12 December (towards Frankston only).
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 14168 - King Street will be relocated outside number 30 Stud Road (Burek Shop)

Bus Stops (Temporary / Closures)

Routes 216, 219, 302, 304, 305, 318, 905, 906, 907 and 908: Temporary bus stop closure from 6pm on Monday 14 October 2019 until further notice
Due to City West Water works along Lonsdale Street between King Street and William Street, Routes 216, 219, 302, 304, 305, 318, 905, 906, 907 and 908 will not service the stop at Lonsdale Street/Supreme Court (westbound stop - Stop ID 19546) from 6pm on Monday 14 October 2019 until further notice.

Route 220: Permanent bus stop closures from Monday 29 October
Due to operational requirements, 3 of the 4 R220 bus stops on Footscray Road in West Melbourne between Appleton Dock Road and Dahlenburg Street (west bound only) will be closed permanently with bus signage removed. Bus I.D. numbers 5913, 5915, 5916.

Route 903: Permanent bus stop closure from Sunday 6 October
Due to operational requirements, all 903 services towards Altona only will be relocated from Russell Street to Rose Street permanently from first service on Sunday 6 October 2019. Passengers should use the tunnels to relocate from Russell Street, under Essendon Station to Rose Street to catch the 903 service towards Altona.

Routes 216 & 219: Bus stop closure and temporary stop in place from Friday 1 June 2018 until further notice
Bus stop ID 6564 at Robinson St/Williams Rd, Prahran will be closed and a temporary stop will be in place just south of the existing stop.

Route 220: Temporary bus stop closure from Wednesday 6 December 2017 until further notice
Due to operational requirements, bus Route 220 will not service the following stop from Wednesday 6 December 2017 until further notice:

  •  Orrong x Seymour Rd

Customers are advised to use the existing bus stop at: 

  • Orrong x Glen Eira Rd


Ongoing Disruptions

9 Sept - ongoing
St Kilda Road & Southbank Boulevard
Due to works on St Kilda Road and Southbank Boulevard, Routes 216, 219 and 220 will no longer run along St Kilda Road between the city and Commercial Road.
- Services from Gardenvale will terminate at The Alfred Hospital
- Services from Sunshine will terminate on Queen Street, near Collins Street in the city.
To continue your journey along St Kilda Road connect with tram routes 3, 3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 or 72 on Swanston Street or St Kilda Road.

14 Feb - Ongoing
Overton Rd, Frankston
Due to level crossing removal works, Route 901 inbound and outbound stops at Overton Road (Stop ID: 779) and Dandenong Road West (Stop ID: 2997), Frankston will be closed. The next nearest stops are Mereweather (Stop ID: 781) or Boonong Avenue (Stop ID: 14969).

14 Feb - Ongoing
St Kilda Rd, Metro Tunnel
R216, 219, 220 - expect significant delays on St Kilda Rd due to Metro Tunnel works. Traffic reduced to one lane for 800 metre section near Shrine of Remembrance and Toorak Rd. Please allow extra travel time for your journey. Diversions will also be required at various stages of the works. And due to additional traffic pushed onto Punt Rd, R246 services are expected to be delayed by up to 15 mins. Further details here http://ow.ly/xjBI30imAWq

16 Sep 2017 – Ongoing
New St, Brighton
Permanent stop closure ID: 5059 at 233 New St, Brighton for Routes 216, 600 & 923.

8 Sep 2017 – Ongoing
Bell St, Coburg
There are permanent changes to the Bell St on/off ramp to City Link, Coburg.