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Night Bus

What is Night Bus?

Night Bus is the all night bus service that runs on 21 routes on Friday and Saturday nights.

When does Night Bus run?

Ten routes run to and from the city about every 30 minutes. Eleven routes run from suburban stations every 60 minutes to connect with trains.

Where do buses run?

There are 21 Night Bus routes, 10 routes run from the city and 11 routes run from suburban stations to connect with trains. You can get off a service at any bus stop or kerbside tram stop, and get on at flagged Night bus stops.

Night Bus routes are:

Night Bus replaced NightRider services.

What if my connecting train is running late?

At some stations, Night Bus services wait for trains that are running late.

Buses will wait for up to 30 minutes at: Broadmeadows, Carrum, Croydon, Dandenong, Elsternwick, Frankston, Glen Waverley, Lilydale, Ringwood and Watergardens stations.

Buses will wait for five minutes at: Bayswater, Caulfield, South Morang and Ringwood stations.

Keep up-to-date with disruption information by downloading the PTV app.

Do I use myki to travel?

Yes, touch on as you normally would to travel with a valid ticket.

For more information, see Night Network fares and ticketing.

Where can I find out more?

For downloadable route descriptions and FAQs, or to have your say visit the Night Network Get involved page.

For route information see the Maps page.

Plan your journey

Check Timetable information or use the journey planner.