Major disruptions on metropolitan trains

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Be sure to plan ahead, allow more time for your journey and consider alternatives if you can during the works, especially if you’re travelling over the school holiday period.

Plan your journey before you travel using our Journey planner, consider alternatives if you can and travel outside of peak times if possible.

There'll also be a range of other smaller disruptions for essential works across the network. See Disruptions for information on all current and upcoming disruptions across Victoria.

September

Major disruptions in September 2022
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Mernda Line Sunday 28 August Friday 2 September Buses will replace trains between Parliament station and Reservoir station
Mernda Line Friday 2 September Sunday 4 September Buses will replace trains between Clifton Hill station and Reservoir station
Hurstbridge Line Tuesday 6 September Monday 19 September Buses will replace trains between Macleod station and Hurstbridge station
Craigieburn Line Wednesday 14 September Sunday 18 September Buses will replace trains between Essendon station and Craigieburn station

October

Major disruptions in October 2022
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Hurstbridge Line Friday 28 October Tuesday 1 November Buses will replace trains from Heidelberg station to Greensborough station

November

Major disruptions in November 2022
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Upfield Line Sunday 27 November Monday 28 November Buses will replace trains between Flagstaff station and Upfield station
Upfield Line Sunday 27 November Monday 28 November Buses will replace trains between Flagstaff station and Coburg station
Craigieburn Line Monday 28 November Monday 12 December Buses will replace trains between Flagstaff station and Essendon station
(weekdays only)

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