Major works on the Mernda Line

Replacement bus locations

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Major works on the Mernda Line

Replacement bus locations

Replacement buses will stop at or near stations along the Mernda Line during the Preston Level Crossing Removal Project from 8.35pm Wednesday 5 May to last service Tuesday 11 May 2021.

Check the replacement bus stop location for your station before you travel.

From city

Bus Stop

Spring Street, Gordon Reserve

Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop, located opposite Gordon Reserve on Spring Street.

To city

Bus Stop

Spring Street, Gordon Reserve

Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop, located opposite Gordon Reserve on Spring Street, near the corner of Little Collins and Spring streets.

Weekdays from city

Bus Stop 

Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill Station entrance

Exit Clifton Hill Station and cross Hoddle Street via underpass. Proceed to bus stop at the top of ramp.

Weekends from city

Bus Stop

Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill Station entrance

Exit Clifton Hill Station through the station entrance on to Hoddle Street. Proceed to the bus stop, located on the left.

To city

Bus Stop 

Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill Station Entrance.

Exit Clifton Hill Station through entrance on to Hoddle Street. Proceed to bus stop, located on the left.

From city

Bus stop

Rushall Crescent

Exit Rushall Station on to Falconer Street and walk to Rushall Crescent. Cross Rushall Crescent with care, turn left and proceed to the bus stop.

To city

Bus Stop

Rushall Crescent

Exit Rushall Station on to Falconer Street, walk to Rushall Crescent and turn right. Proceed to the bus stop on the corner.

From city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

South Park Street

Exit Merri Station on to South Park Street, cross the street with care turn right and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located on Bridge Street.

To city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

South Park Street

Exit Merri Station on to South Park Street, cross the street with care  turn right and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located on Bridge Street.

From city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Arthurton Road (near level crossing) crossroad

Exit Northcote Station on to Arthurton Road and turn left. Walk to the pedestrian crossing cross with care, turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop.

To city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Arthurton Road (near level crossing)

Exit Northcote Station on to Arthurton Road and turn left. Proceed approx. 100m to Metro Designated Bus Stop.

From city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

High Street

Exit Croxton Station on to Stott Street, turn left into Beaconsfield Parade and walk to High Street turn right. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop at the pedestrian crossing, located at tram stop 35.

To city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

High Street

Exit Croxton Station on to Stott Street, turn left into Beaconsfield Parade and walk to High Street. Turn right, then in approx. 50m cross High Street at the pedestrian crossing, turn left and cross Dennis Street. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop at tram stop 35.

From city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 86 tram stop

Exit Thornbury Station on to Ethel Street, turn Left on Hutton Street and walk towards High Street. Turn right on High Street and proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop.

To city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 86 tram stop

Exit Thornbury Station on to Ethel Street, turn Left on Hutton Street and walk towards High Street. Turn right on High Street, cross at pedestrian crossing and walk left. Proceed to the Metro Designated Bus Stop.

From city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 552 bus stop

Exit Bell Station onto Garnet Street. Walk 400m on Garnet Street. Turn right on High Street and walk approx. 70m to bus stop.

To city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 552 bus stop

Exit Bell Station onto Garnet Street. Walk 400m on Garnet Street. Turn left on High Street and walk approx. 60m towards intersection. Cross High Street at pedestrian crossing to PTV bus stop located 10m on the right.

From city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 552 bus stop

Exit Preston Station, walk towards Murray Road and turn right. Walk 250m to intersection of High Street. Cross Murray Road at the pedestrian crossing and walk 30m to bus stop.

To city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 552 bus stop

Exit Preston Station, walk towards Murray Road and turn right. Walk 250m to intersection of High Street. Cross High Street at the pedestrian crossing turn right and walk 30m to bus stop.

From city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 552 bus stop

Exit Regent Station, walk 200m on Henry Street. Turn left on High Street and proceed 20m to bus stop.

Please note: The shuttle bus service is located at the Route 567 bus stop outside Regent Station.

To city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 553 bus stop

Exit Regent Station, walk 200m right on Robinson Road. Turn left on Regent Street and proceed 80m to bus stop located at the PTV stop.

From city

Bus Stop

Spring Street

Exit Reservoir station on to High Street and walk towards rail replacement bus stop.

To city

Bus Stop

Spring Street and Cleeland Street

Exit Reservoir Station on to Spring Street carpark for replacement buses.

From city

Bus Stop

High Street, Route 555 bus stop

Exit Ruthven Station on to High Street, cross at the pedestrian crossing and turn right. Proceed approx. 30m to the bus stop.

To city

Bus stop

High Street, Route 555 bus stop

Exit Ruthven Station on to High Street, turn left and proceed approx. 20m to the bus stop.

From city

Bus stop

High Street

Exit Keon Park Station towards Keon Parade, and turn right. Cross High Street at the traffic lights, then turn right and proceed down High Street. Proceed approx 100m to the bus stop.

To city

Bus stop

High Street, Route 555 bus stop

Exit Keon Park Station towards Keon Parade, turn right and then turn right again. Proceed approx. 100m to the bus stop.

From city

Bus stop

High Street

Exit Thomastown Station, walk towards High Street and cross at the traffic lights. Turn right and proceed approx. 60m to the bus stop, located outside shop 221.

To city

Bus stop

High Street

Exit Thomastown Station, walk towards High Street and proceed to the bus interchange opposite the station entrance.

From city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

High Street

Exit Lalor Station onto Station Street, turn right and cross High Street at the traffic lights. Turn right, cross Kingsway Drive and proceed to the Metro/PTV bus stop.

To city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

High Street

Exit Lalor Station onto Station Street, turn right and walk towards High Street. Turn right at High Street and proceed approx. 150m to the Metro/PTV bus stop.

From city

Bus Stop

Cooper Street

Exit Epping Station and proceed to bay 2 in the bus interchange outside the station entrance.

To city

Bus Stop

Cooper Street

Exit Epping Station and proceed to bay 2 in the bus interchange outside the station entrance. 

From city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Civic Drive

Exit South Morang Station and proceed to bus stop 9 in the bus interchange off Civic Drive.

To city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Civic Drive

Exit South Morang Station and proceed to bus stop 2 in the bus interchange off Civic Drive.

From city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Off Williamsons Road

Exit Middle Gorge Station and proceed to Williamsons Road on Platform 2 side of the station. Proceed approx. 50m along the slip lane and turn right to cross Williamsons Road at the pedestrian crossing. Turn right and proceed to the bus stop located in the bus interchange.

To city

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Off Williamsons Road

Exit Middle Gorge Station and proceed to Williamsons Road on Platform 2 side of the station. Bus stop is located in the slip lane outside the car park on Williamsons Road.

From city

Bus Stop

Plenty Road

Exit Hawkstowe Station and proceed to the Plenty Road and Hawkstowe Parade intersection. Cross Plenty Road at the pedestrian crossing and turn right, then proceed approx. 50m to the bus stop on Plenty Road.

To city

Bus Stop

Plenty Road

Exit Hawkstowe Station and proceed to the Plenty Road and Hawkstowe Parade intersection. Turn left and cross Hawkstowe Parade at the pedestrian crossing and proceed approx. 50m to the bus stop on Plenty Road.

To city

Bus Stop

Off Bridge Inn Road

Exit Mernda Station and proceed to bay 1 in the bus interchange outside the station entrance.