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.

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 North Melbourne station and Upfield station
Upfield Line Monday 28 November Monday 28 November Buses will replace trains between Flagstaff station and Upfield station
Upfield Line Tuesday 29 November Friday 2 December 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)

December

Major disruptions in December 2022
Line/s Works start Works finish Disruption
Upfield Line Saturday 3 December Sunday 4 December Buses will replace trains between North Melbourne station and Coburg station
Craigieburn Line 10:30pm Saturday 3 December Sunday 4 December Buses will replace trains between Essendon station and Craigieburn station
Upfield Line 8pm Monday 5 December last service Monday 5 December Buses will replace trains between Flagstaff station and Upfield station
Upfield Line Tuesday 6 December Friday 9 December Buses will replace trains between Flagstaff station and Coburg station
Upfield Line Saturday 10 December Sunday 11 December Buses will replace trains between North Melbourne station and Coburg station
Upfield Line Monday 12 December Monday 12 December 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)
Cranbourne and Pakenham Lines Saturday 10 December Sunday 11 December Buses replace trains between Flinders Street station and Dandenong station
Frankston Line 8:30pm Tuesday 6 December 8:30pm Friday 9 December Buses replace trains between Caulfield station and Moorabbin station
Frankston Line 8:30pm Friday 9 December 1:15am Saturday 10 December Buses replace trains between Caulfield station and Mordialloc station
Frankston Line 1:15am Saturday 10 December Last service Sunday 11 December Buses replace trains between South Yarra station and Mordialloc station
Stony Point Line 8.30pm Tuesday 6 December Last service Sunday 11 December Buses replace trains between Frankston station and Stony Point station
Cranbourne and Pakenham Lines Monday 5 December Wednesday 7 December Buses replace trains between Westall station, Cranbourne station and Pakenham station
Belgrave Line 8pm Friday 2 December Last service Sunday 4 December Buses replace trains between Parliament and Camberwell stations
Lilydale Line 8pm Friday 2 December Last service Sunday 4 December Buses replace trains between Parliament and Camberwell stations
Alamein Line 8pm Friday 2 December Last service Sunday 4 December Buses replace trains between Parliament and Camberwell stations
Glen Waverly Line Saturday 3 December Last service Sunday 4 December Buses replace trains between Richmond station and Glen Waverley station
Cranbourne and Pakenham Lines Monday 12 December Wednesday 14 December Buses replace trains between Richmond to Caulfield and Oakleigh

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