Major disruptions on metropolitan trains

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Be sure to plan ahead and allow more time for your journey during the major works this autumn, especially if you're travelling over the 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 April
Line/s Disruption Works start Works finish
Craigieburn Buses replace trains on sections of the Craigieburn Line Tuesday 6 April Thursday 15 April
Werribee Buses replace trains between Newport, Laverton and Werribee Thursday 29 April Thursday 6 May


Major disruptions in May
Line/s Disruption Works start Works finish
Mernda Buses replace trains on sections of the Mernda Line Wednesday 5 May Tuesday 11 May
Sunbury Buses replace trains between North Melbourne and Sunbury Saturday 15 May Wednesday 19 May

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