Major disruptions on trams

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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.


Major disruptions in January
Route/s Disruption Works start Works finish
Routes 57, 58, 59, 82

Buses replace trams from Stop 19 Royal Children’s Hospital to Stop 59 Airport West terminus

Mt Alexander Road closed in two sections:

1) South Street to Mooltan Street (Ascot Vale)

2) Pascoe Vale Road to Ormond Road (Moonee Ponds)

Monday 3 January Tuesday 18 January
Route 16

Buses replace trams between Stop 56 Malvern tram depot and Stop 80 Cotham Road

Glenferrie Road closed between Talbot Crescent and Gardiner Road

Saturday 22 January Monday 31 January


Major disruptions in February
Route/s Disruption Works start Works finish
Route 58

Buses replace trams between Stop 10 Victoria Street/Peel Street and Stop 4 Collins Street/William Street

William Street closed between Collins Street and Little Collins Street

Tuesday 1 February Monday 7 February
Route 70

Buses replace trams between Stop 29 Riversdale Junction and Stop 6 Russell Street/Flinders Street

Swan Street closed between Burnley Street and Dando Street

Friday 11 February Saturday 19 February

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