Service Disruptions

New 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.

Bus Stop Closures

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

29 May - 26 Aug
Due to road works at Springvale Road & Elenor Court in Donvale, Route 273 & Route 309 may experience delays up to 10 minutes from 9:30am - 3:30pm between Tuesday 29 May and Sunday 26 August. Lane closures apply; traffic controllers will be on site to assist vehicles.

17 Apr - ongoing
South-bound Hoddle St bus stop at Johnston St (Stop ID 1293) will be closed from 17 April for approx. 5 weeks due to the Streamlining Hoddle Street Project. R246, 905, 906, 907, 908 and all city services will be impacted. Alternate stops at Vere St, Gipps St & Langridge St.

7 Mar - 31 Oct
Beach Road, Hampton
Route 600 and Route 922 may experience minor delays due to lane closures in place for sewer works along Beach Road in Hampton.

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.

15 July 2017 - Ongoing
Ballarat Rd, Sunshine North
Route 215, 216 & 220 may experience delays up to 10 minutes due to road works at Duke St x Ballarat Road, Sunshine North from 09:30 – 15:30.