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.

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.

June

Major disruptions in June
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Frankston line Wednesday 1 June Thursday 2 June Buses will replace trains between Caulfield station and Mordialloc station
Sunbury line Friday 3 June Wednesday 29 June Buses will replace trains between Sunshine station and Sunbury station

July

Major disruptions in July
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Frankston line Friday 1 July 9pm Friday 1 July Buses will replace trains between Caulfield station and Mordialloc station
Frankston line 9pm Friday 1 July last service Sunday 3 July Buses will replace trains between South Yarra station and Mordialloc station
Frankston line Monday 4 July last service Thursday 7 July Buses will replace trains between Caulfield station and Mordialloc station
Belgrave and Lilydale lines Friday 8 July Sunday 10 July Buses will replace trains between Camberwell station and Ringwood station
Belgrave and Lilydale lines Sunday 10 July Sunday 24 July Buses will replace trains between Camberwell station and Box Hill station
Craigieburn line Friday 22 July Sunday 24 July Buses will replace trains between Essendon station and Broadmeadows station
Craigieburn line Monday 25 July Monday 25 July Buses will replace trains between Essendon station and Craigieburn station
Pakenham line Wednesday 27 July Sunday 7 August Buses will replace trains between Berwick station and Pakenham station

August

Major disruptions in August
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Sunbury line 9pm Monday 13 August Tuesday 23 August Buses will replace trains between Sunshine station and Sunbury station
Sunbury line Sunday 21 August Thursday 25 August Buses will replace trains between North Melbourne and Sunbury stations from 8:30pm to last service each night
Mernda line Friday 26 August Wednesday 31 August Buses will replace trains between Parliament station and Reservoir station
Mernda line Wednesday 31 August Sunday 4 September  Buses will replace trains between Parliament station and Epping station

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