Notification

Belgrave and Lilydale lines: Buses replacing trains from Saturday 21 July to Sunday 22 July 2018

Added: 11 July 2018

Buses replace trains between Camberwell and Ringwood stations from Saturday 21 July to Sunday 22 July 2018, first train to last train, due to power supply upgrade works.

Journey times may be increased by 30 minutes.

Service changes

Buses replace Belgrave/Lilydale trains between Camberwell and Ringwood stations.

Download journey times between Camberwell and Ringwood: Saturday 21 July to Sunday 22 July 2018, first train to last train (PDF) 231kB

Travelling on rail-replacement services

Passengers with special needs are advised to contact their local train station in advance or ask staff at the replacement bus stops to organise travel.

For the safety and comfort of all passengers, there are restrictions on what you may take with you on buses and trams.

You cannot:

  • Take a conventional bike on a bus or tram (only folding bikes that meet the size criteria).
  • Take an animal on a bus or tram unless it is in a suitable container. Exceptions apply for assistance dogs.
  • Take a surfboard on a tram or a bus.

For further information, see Luggage, bikes and animals.

Stop locations for replacement buses

Replacement bus stop locations (Camberwell - Ringwood stations)

Camberwell 

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Cookson Street, Camberwell Station entrance

Exit Camberwell Station onto Cookson Street proceed to the Metro designated bus stop located in front of the Camberwell Station entrance

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Cookson Street, Camberwell Station entrance

Exit Camberwell Station onto Cookson Street proceed to the Metro designated bus stop located in front of the Camberwell Station entrance

East Camberwell

Bus Stop

Stanhope Grove

Exit East Camberwell Station on Sefton Place, turn left and walk approximately 250 metres, continuing along Broadway. At the roundabout turn right and cross Broadway, then left and cross Stanhope Grove. Turn right and continue to bus stop.

Bus Stop

Stanhope Grove

Exit East Camberwell Station on Sefton Place, turn left and walk approximately 250 metres, continuing along Broadway. At the roundabout turn right and cross Broadway. Continue straight to the bus stop.

Canterbury

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Canterbury Road

Exit Canterbury Station at the main entrance, into the car park area. Continue to Canterbury Road and turn left. Cross Canterbury Road at the pedestrian crossing and turn left. Walk approximately 75 metres to the Metro designated bus stop.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Canterbury Road

Exit Canterbury Station at the main entrance, into the car park area. Continue to Canterbury Road and turn left. Walk approximately 75 metres to the Metro designated bus stop, located past the pedestrian crossing, in front of the entrance to Canterbury Gardens.

Chatham

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Canterbury Road and Stanley Terrace

Exit Chatham Station onto Stanley Terrace. Continue on Stanley Terrace to Canterbury Road. Turn left and continue straight to Metro designated bus stop.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Canterbury Road and Redvers Street

Exit Chatham Station onto Stanley Terrace. Continue on Stanley Terrace to Canterbury Road. Turn right and cross Canterbury Road at pedestrian crossing. Turn right and continue to Metro designated bus stop.

Surrey Hills

Bus Stop

Windsor Crescent, Surrey Hills Station entrance

Exit Surrey Hills Station onto Windsor Crescent. Walk to bus stop in front of station entrance.

Bus Stop

Windsor Crescent

Exit Surrey Hills Station onto Windsor Crescent. Cross the road and walk to bus stop near the corner of Windsor and Alexandra Crescents.

Mont Albert

Bus Stop

Mont Albert Road and Mason Lane

Exit Mont Albert Station onto Churchill Street, turn right and continue to the intersection. Continue along Hamilton Street approximately 150 metres to Mont Albert Road. Turn left and walk approximately 50 metres to the bus stop.

Bus Stop

Mont Albert Road and Louise Avenue

Exit Mont Albert Station onto Churchill Street, turn right and continue to the intersection. Continue along Hamilton Street approximately 150 metres to Mont Albert Road. Use the pedestrian crossing to cross Mont Albert Road, walk left for approximately 80 metres to the bus stop.

Box Hill

Bus Stop

Whitehorse Road

Disembark bus at Metro designated bus stop on Maroondah Highway, located near mall pedestrian lights.

Weekends: Turn left at Whitehorse Road for a Stopping All Stations bus or turn right for an Express bus.

Bus Stop

Whitehorse Road

Exit Box Hill Station and walk through the Market Street Mall towards Whitehorse Road.

Weekends: Turn left at Whitehorse Road for a Stopping All Stations bus or turn right for an Express bus.

Laburnum

Bus Stop
Maroondah Highway (Whitehorse Road) and Malabar Road

Exit Laburnum Station on to Laburnum Street, turn left and walk approx. 125m to the Maroondah Highway. Turn left and walk approx. 200m to the pedestrian crossing on Middleborough Road. Cross the Maroondah Highway at the crossing, turn right and proceed approx. 175m to the Metro/PTV bus stop.

Bus Stop
Maroondah Highway (Whitehorse Road) and Minna Street

Exit Laburnum Station on to Laburnum Street, turn left and walk approx. 125m to the Maroondah Highway. Proceed to the Metro/PTV bus stop.

Blackburn (terminating)

Bus Stop
Railway Parade

Exit Blackburn Station on to Railway Parade and proceed to the bus stop outside the station entrance.

Bus Stop
Railway Parade

Exit Blackburn Station on to Railway Parade and proceed to the bus stop outside the station entrance.

Blackburn

Bus Stop
Railway Parade

Exit Blackburn Station on to Railway Parade and cross Railway Parade at pedestrian crossing. Turn right and proceed to the bus stop.

Bus Stop
Railway Parade, Blackburn Station Entrance

Exit Blackburn Station on to Railway Parade and cross Railway Parade at pedestrian crossing. Turn right and proceed to the bus stop.

Nunawading

Bus Stop
Springvale Road, Nunawading Station Entrance

Exit Nunawading Station on to Springvale Road via pedestrian underpass. Proceed to the bus stop located at Nunawading Station entrance on Springvale Road.

Bus Stop
Springvale Road, Nunawading Station

Exit Nunawading Station on to Springvale Road via pedestrian underpass. Proceed to the bus stop located on Station Street.

Mitcham

Bus Stop
Maroondah Highway and Mitcham Road

Exit Mitcham Station on to the Colombo and Station Street intersection. Walk along Station Street to the Maroondah Highway, turn right and continue to the pedestrian crossing. Cross the pedestrian crossing at the corner of the Maroondah Highway and Mitcham Road and turn left. Proceed to the bus stop located between the service road and the Maroondah Highway.

Bus Stop
Maroondah Highway and Mitcham Road

Exit Mitcham Station on to the Colombo and Station Street intersection. Walk along Station Street to the Maroondah Highway, turn right and continue to the pedestrian crossing. Cross the pedestrian crossing at the corner of the Maroondah Highway and Mitcham Road and turn left. Proceed to the bus stop located between the service road and the Maroondah Highway.

Heatherdale

Bus Stop
Service Road (Maroondah Highway)

Exit Heatherdale Station on to Heatherdale Road, cross the road at the traffic lights and turn right on to Heatherdale Road. Walk approx. 150m to the Maroondah Highway intersection and use the pedestrian crossing. Turn left and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Whitehorse Road (Service Road)

Exit Heatherdale Station on to Heatherdale Road, cross the road at the traffic lights and turn right on to Heatherdale Road. Walk approx. 150m to the Maroondah Highway intersection, stay left and proceed down Service Road at the Maroondah Highway to the bus stop.

Ringwood

Bus Interchange
Ringwood Station entrance

Exit Ringwood Station towards the bus interchange located in front of the Ringwood Station entrance. Cross at the traffic lights, turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop at Bay 7.

Bus Interchange
Ringwood Station entrance

Exit Ringwood Station towards the bus interchange located in front of the Ringwood Station entrance. Cross at the traffic lights, turn left and proceed to Metro designated bus stop at Bay 7.

Additional information

  • To plan your route, use journey planner.
  • Download the free PTV mobile apps for Android and iOS and access public transport information on the go.
  • Customers requiring accessibility information, see Accessible transport.
  • If you need help or a question answered, call us on 1800 800 007.

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Updated 11:13am, 18th July