Service Disruptions

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New Disruptions

29 Aug
Grey Street, Ringwood East
Due to roadworks on Grey Street in Ringwood East, Route 380 will be diverted from 8am – 4pm on Thursday 29 August.
*Stops not serviced:

  • ID 8739 – Maroondah Hospital/Grey St

  • ID 8448 – Maroondah Hospital/Grey St

24 - 25 Aug
Due to White Night throughout various locations in Melbourne, Routes 302, 304, 305, 905, 906, 907 and 908 will be diverted from 5pm on Saturday 24 August to 6am on Sunday 25 August.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 50836 – Nicholson Street

  • Stop ID 20455 – St Vincents Hospital

  • Stop ID 50837 – Victoria Parade

25 Aug - 17 Oct
Collins Street, CBD
Due to roadworks on Collins Street between Spencer Street and King Street in the CBD, Routes 232, 234, 235, 236 and 237 will be diverted from 8pm on Sunday 25 August to 6am on Thursday 17 October.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 20462 – Bourke Street

17 - 18 Aug
Rathdowne Street, Carlton
Due to roadworks on Rathdowne Street between Grattan Street and Victoria Street in Carlton, Routes 250 and 251 will be diverted from 4pm on Saturday 17 August to 4am on Sunday 18 August.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 655 -  Exhibition Building

  • Stop ID 657 – Carlton Gardens

  • Stop ID 19542 - Exhibition Street

12 - 15 Aug
Johnston Street, Fitzroy
Due to roadworks on Johnston Street between Brunswick Street and Nicholson Street in Fitzroy, Routes 200 and 207 will be diverted from 8pm on Monday 12 August to 5am Thursday 15 August each evening.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 938 Johnston/Brunswick Street - closed during night works only

9 - 12 Aug
Mt Alexander Road, Essendon
Due to roadworks at Mt Alexander Road between Brewster and Buckley Streets in Essendon, Route 903 will be diverted from 9pm on Friday 9 August until 5am on Monday 12 August.
*Stops not serviced:

  • STOP ID 10112 – Thistle Street

Bus Stops (Temporary / Closures)

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.

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

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.