Service Disruptions


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New Disruptions

3 May
Holyrood Street, Hampton
Due to roadworks at Holyrood Street in Hampton, route 922 will be diverted in both directions from 7am - 6pm on Friday 3 May.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Hampton St / Holyrood St (Stop ID 11618)

  • Margarita St / Holyrood St (Stop ID 11619)

  • Hardie St / Holyrood St (Stop ID 11620)

  • Gordon St / New St (Stop ID 11621)

  • Gordon St / New St (Stop ID 12452)

  • Hardie St / Holyrood St (Stop ID 12453)      

  • Margarita St / Holyrood St (Stop ID 12454)

  • Hampton St / Holyrood St (Stop ID 12455)

25 April
Burgundy Street, Heidelberg
Due to the Heidelberg Anzac Service on Burgundy Street in Heidelberg, route 903 will be diverted from 7am - 8.15am on Thursday 25 April.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Upper Heidelberg Rd / Bell St (Stop ID 1971)

  • Martin St / Burgundy St (Stop ID 39)

  • Stradbroke Ave / Burgundy St (Stop ID 40)

  • Cape St / Burgundy St (Stop ID 5600)

  • Banksia St / Lower Heidelberg Rd (Stop ID 5601)

  • Yarra St / Lower Heidelberg Rd (Stop ID 5548)

  • Cape St / Burgundy St (Stop ID 5549)

  • Hawdon St / Burgundy St (Stop ID 5550)

  • Studley Rd / Burgundy St (Stop ID 99)

  • Upper Heidelberg Rd / Burgundy St (Stop ID 98)

25 April
Sargood Street/Pier Street, Altona
Due to the Altona Anzac Dawn Service at Sargood Street and Pier Street in Altona, route 903 will be diverted from 5am - 7.30am on Thursday 25 April.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Bent St / Civic Pde  (Stop ID 40919)

  • Railway St / Pier St (Stop ID 15089)

  • Pier St / Railway St South (Stop ID 4920)

  • Fresno St / Civic Pde (Stop ID 40927)

  • Mount St / Civic Pde (Stop ID 15090)

  • Seves St / Civic Pde (Stop ID 15091)

25 April
Clow Street, Dandenong
Due to the ANZAC Day march and service on Clow Street, Dandenong, route 901 will be diverted in both directions from 8.30am - 1.30pm on Thursday 25 April.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Walker St / Langhorne St, Dandenong (Stop ID 10556)

  • Stuart St / Clow St, Dandenong (Stop ID 1311)

  • Cleeland St / Clow St, Dandenong (Stop ID 3109)

  • Walker St / Langhorne St, Dandenong (Stop ID 10557)

25 April
ANZAC Day
Due to the ANZAC Day Dawn service and march in Chelsea, route 902 will be diverted from 5.45am - 7am and 9am-10.30am on Thursday 25 April.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Fraser Ave / Station St (Stop ID 22397)
  • Fraser Ave / Station St (Stop ID 22396)
  • Northcliffe Rd / Station St (Stop ID 22399)
  • Northcliffe Rd / Station St (Stop ID 22398)
  • Elsie Gr / Station St (Stop ID 22401)
  • Elsie Gr / Station St (Stop ID 22400)
  • Swanpool Ave / Station St - East (Stop ID 22403)
  • Swanpool Ave / Station St - West (Stop ID 22402)

20 April
Civic Parade/Pier Street, Altona
Due to the Altona Anzac March along Civic Parade and Pier Street in Altona, route 903 will be diverted from 1:30pm - 4pm on Saturday 20 April.
*Stops not serviced:

  • Bent St / Civic Pde (Stop ID 40919)

  • Railway St / Pier St (Stop ID15089)

  • Pier St / Railway St South (Stop ID4920)

  • Fresno St / Civic Pde (Stop ID40927)

  • Mount St / Civic Pde (Stop ID15090)

  • Seves St / Civic Pde (Stop ID15091)

15 - 18 Apr
Tullamarine Freeway
Due to roadworks at the Tullamarine Freeway - Bulla Road exit ramp, Route 903 will be diverted ALTONA BOUND ONLY from 9pm - 5am nightly between Monday 15 April and Thursday 18 April. Night works only.
*Stops not serviced: 

  • Holyrood Ave / Bulla Rd (Stop ID 40897)
  • Woodland St / Bulla Rd (Stop ID 40898)

14 - 17 Apr
Lonsdale Street, CBD
Due to roadworks at 560 Lonsdale Street in the CBD, Routes 216, 219, 302, 304, 305, 905, 906 & 907 will be diverted from 6pm - 6am nightly between Sunday 14 April and Wednesday 17 April. Night works only.
*Stops not serviced: 

  • William St / Lonsdale St (Stop ID 19546)

3 Apr - 20 May
Bay Street, Brighton
Due to roadworks at Bay Street and Aisling Street in Brighton, Routes 219 & 922 will be diverted in both directions from 5am - 6pm daily from Wednesday 3 April to Monday 20 May.
*Stops not serviced (Route 922): Bay St / St Andrews St (ID 12445), Bay St / St Andrews St (ID 11627)
No stops are impacted for Route 219 services.

1 Apr - 1 May
Lonsdale Street, CBD
Due to roadworks on Lonsdale Street at Spencer Street in Melbourne's CBD, Routes 216 & 219 will be diverted from 9:30am - 3:30pm daily from Monday 1 April to Wednesday 1 May.
*Stops not serviced: Lonsdale St / Spencer St (Stop ID 19547)

18 Mar - 30 Jun
Warrandyte Road, Warrandyte
Due to roadworks at Warrandyte Road in Warrandyte, Routes 906 & 364 may experience delays of up to 10 minutes in both directions from 9:30am - 3:30pm daily from Monday 18 March - Sunday 30 June.

11 Mar - 30 May
Bell Street, Coburg
Due to roadworks at Bell Street and Hudson Street in Coburg, Route 903 may experience delays up to 10 minutes from Monday 11 March to Thursday 30 May. No stops are impacted.


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.