Notification

Cranbourne and Pakenham lines: Buses replacing trains from Saturday 1 April to Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Added: 10 March 2017

While works take place as part of rail systems upgrades in preparation for the High Capacity Metro Trains Project, buses will replace train services between Dandenong and Cranbourne/Pakenham stations from 12.30am on Saturday 1 April until the last service on Sunday, 2 April 2017. Buses will then continue to replace train services between Dandenong and Pakenham stations until the last service on Wednesday, 5 April 2017.

A mixture of limited express and stopping all stations buses will be operating. 

This may increase your journey by up to 50 minutes.

Download journey times to/from city: Saturday, 1 April 2017 (PDF) 359kB 

Download journey times to/from city: Sunday, 2 April 2017 (PDF) 354kB

Download Pakenham journey times to city: Monday 3 April - Wednesday 5 April 2017 (PDF) 384kB

Download Pakenham journey times from city: Monday 3 April - Wednesday 5 April 2017 (PDF) 372kB

Download bus (express and limited express) journey times to city: Monday 3 April - Wednesday 5 April (PDF) 361kB

Download bus (express and limited express) journey times from city: Monday 3 April - Wednesday 5 April (PDF) 363kB

Replacement bus stop locations on the Pakenham line:

Station

From City

To City

Dandenong

Bus Interchange

Cheltenham Road carpark, Dandenong Station

Disembark bus at bus interchange in carpark, located at rear of Dandenong Station. Near Cheltenham Road

Bus Interchange

Chelthenham Road carpark, Dandenong Station

Board bus at bus interchange in carpark, located at rear of Dandenong Station. Near Cheltenham Road

Hallam

Bus Stop

Hallam South Road

Exit Hallam Station on to Hallam South Road at the pedestrian crossing. Cross Hallam South Road and turn left, proceed to bus stop.

Bus Stop

Hallam South Road, Hallam Station Entrance

Exit Hallam Station on to Hallam Street and turn right. Proceed to bus stop.

Narre Warren

Bus Stop

Webb Street

Exit Narre Warren Station into adjacent car park. Proceed to car park entrance and, carefully, cross Webb Street. Proceed to bus stop on right.

Bus Stop

Webb Street

Exit Narre Warren Station into adjacent car park. Proceed to bus stop at car park entrance on Webb Street.

Berwick

Bus Interchange

Berwick Station Entrance

Proceed to the bus interchange in front of Berwick Station.

Bus Interchange

Berwick Station Entrance

Proceed to the bus interchange in front of Berwick Station.

Beaconsfield

Bus Stop

Beaconsfield Avenue

Exit Beaconsfield Station on to Beaconsfield Avenue. Turn right and continue to car park. Cross Beaconsfield Avenue and proceed to bus stop, located opposite car park.

Bus Stop

Beaconsfield Avenue

Exit Beaconsfield Station on to Beaconsfield Avenue. Turn right and continue to car park. Proceed to bus stop, located in front of car park.

Officer

Bus Stop

Princes Highway

Exit Officer Station and proceed to Station Street. Turn right and walk along the left hand side of Station Street approx. 600m to Princes Highway. At the intersection, cross Princes Highway, turn left and proceed approx. 70m to bus stop.

Bus Stop

Princes Highway

Exit Officer Station and proceed to Station Street. Turn right and walk along the left hand side of Station Street approx. 600m to Princes Highway. At the intersection turn left and proceed approx. 75m to bus stop.

Cardinia Road

Bus Stop

The Parkway

Exit Cardinia Road Station on to Cardinia Road. Proceed across Cardinia Road to the bus stop on The Parkway.

Bus Stop

The Parkway

Exit Cardinia Road Station on to Cardinia Road. Proceed across Cardinia Road to the bus stop on The Parkway.

Pakenham

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Railway Avenue, Pakenham Station Entrance

Disembark bus at Metro designated bus stop on Railway Avenue, in front of Pakenham Station entrance.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Railway Avenue, Pakenham Station Entrance

Board bus at Metro designated bus stop on Railway Avenue, located in front of Pakenham Station entrance.

Replacement bus stop locations on the Cranbourne line:

Station

From City

To City

Dandenong

Bus Interchange

Cheltenham Road carpark, Dandenong Station

Disembark bus at bus interchange in carpark, located at rear of Dandenong Station. Near Cheltenham Road

Bus Interchange

Chelthenham Road carpark, Dandenong Station

Board bus at bus interchange in carpark, located at rear of Dandenong Station. Near Cheltenham Road

Lynbrook

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Aylmer Road

The Metro designated bus stop in Aylmer Road

Bus Stop

Paterson Drive

Opposite the station, in Paterson Drive

Merinda Park

Bus Stop

Endeavour Drive

Opposite the station in Endeavour Drive

Bus Stop

Endeavour Drive

Outside the station in Endeavour Drive

Cranbourne

Bus Interchange

Station interchange

Proceed to the bus interchange at Cranbourne Station.

Bus Interchange

Station Interchange

Proceed to the bus interchange at Cranbourne Station.


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

Please note: In accordance with the Victorian Fares and Ticketing Manual 2017, bicycles, surfboards and dogs are not permitted to travel on buses. An exception exists for guide dogs, hearing guide dogs, guide dogs in training, animals identified by an Assistance Animal Pass and small animals if they are suitably contained.

Additional Information

To find out more about the High Capacity Metro Trains project visit the project page at: www.transport.vic.gov.au/high-capacity-metro-train

Contact the project team: 
Phone: 1800 800 007
Email: [email protected]

Additional works will also be occurring on the Cranbourne and Pakenham lines in late March and early April. During these works, buses will replace trains between:

Keep up to date with planned disruptions on your line/route and across the network by subscribing to PTV's weekly travel update email.

Updated 03:04pm, 23rd March