Service Disruptions


New service 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.

 

17 February – 9 November 2020

Hampshire Rd, Sunshine

Due to the Hampshire Road upgrade, diversions will be in place for Route 903, 220 between first service Monday 17 February and first service Monday 9 November. Temporary bus stops have now been placed on Harvester Rd. 

*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 5889 - Foundry Rd
  • Stop ID 5888 - Sunshine Plaza
  • Stop ID 7909 - Sunshine Plaza
  • Stop ID 3909 - Foundry Rd
  • Stop ID 40935 - Harvester Rd

 

6 June - 11 July

Frankston-Dandenong Road, Carrum Downs

Due to Frankston-Dandenong Road intersection upgrade works, Route 901 may experience up to 5 minute delays between Saturday 6 June and Saturday 11 July.


26 June - 13 July 2020

Collins Square, Docklands

Due to West Gate Tunnel Project works, diversions will be in place for Route 232 between 9.00pm Thursday 25 June and 6.00am Monday 13 July. City-bound buses will operate as normal.

Passengers may use stop ID 45470 (Southern Cross Station/Collins St) as an alternative.

*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 48728 - Collins Square/Batman's Hill Drive


12 -16 July 2020

Lonsdale St, CBD

Due to roadworks in Lonsdale Street diversions will be in place for Routes 200, 207, 250, 251, 302, 304, 905, 906, 907, 908 between 7.00pm and last service from Sunday 12 July to Thursday 16 July.

*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 19551 - Hardware St/Lonsdale St
  • Stop ID 40798 - Melbourne Central/Lonsdale St
  • Stop ID 19527 - Little Lonsdale St/Russell St
  • Stop ID 19540 - Little Lonsdale St/Exhibition St
  • Stop ID 19554 - Swanston St/Lonsdale St
  • Stop ID 19558 - Exhibition St/Lonsdale St


29 June – late October 2020

Spencer St, CBD

Due to utility works, diversions will be in place for Route 216 between 6.00am 29th June and late October. Passengers may use Route 220 stops as an alternative.

*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 19507 - Jeffcott St/Spencer St
  • Stop ID 19548 - Spencer St/Lonsdale St
  • Stop ID 19550 - County Court/Spencer St

 


Bus stops (temporary/closures)

Route 901: Temporary stop closure from Thursday 16 April until further notice

The Tullamarine Airport Terminal 4 car park will be closing for works from Thursday 16 April until further notice. Temporary stops will be set up for passengers at the T123 bus terminus.

Route 903: Temporary stop closure from 16 March 2020 until late 2020

Due to LXRA works, Route 903 to Mordialloc will not service the stop at Mentone Railway Station/Como Parade (Stop ID 19610) from Monday 16 March until late 2020. Passengers will be able to use stops before and after as alternatives.

*Stops not serviced:

  • Stop ID 9628 - Swanston Street/Balcombe Road
  • Stop ID 9629 - Rogers Street/Balcombe Road

Routes 364 and 906: Temporary stop closure on Monday 30 March 2020

Due to upgrade works on Warrandyte Road, Warrandyte, Routes 364 and 906 will not service the stop at Warrandyte High School/Warrandyte Road (Stop ID - 4393). Passengers should use the temporary bust stop 20m west for the duration of the works.

Route 603: Temporary stop closure from Sunday 12 April 2020 until early 2021

Due to construction works on Hotham Street, St Kilda East, Route 603 will not service the stop at Cemetery/Hotham Street (Stop ID - 6570) and Alma Road/Hotham Street (Stop ID - 6571). Passengers should use temporary replacement bus stop at Wavenhoe Avenue/Hotham Street.

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.