Notification

Essendon bus routes: Temporary bus stop closures from Monday 26 February 2018 until Saturday 10 November 2018

Added: 16 February 2018

Bus routes 465, 468, 475, 476, 477, 483, 501, 503, 510 and 903 will not service selected bus stops near Essendon Station from Monday 26 February 2018 until Saturday 10 November 2018, due to works at Essendon bus interchange. 

Bus stops will return to Rose Street and Russell Street from Sunday 11 November 2018. See Buses returning to Essendon Station.

From Monday 26 February 2018 (until further notice):

Bus stops that will not be serviced:

  • Russell Street/Buckley Street (Essendon Railway Station)
  • Buckley Street/St Columba's College (Route 903 to Altona only)
  • Buckley Street/Lorraine Street (Route 903 to Altona only)
  • Buckley Street/Robb Street (Route 903 to Altona only)
  • Buckley Street/Scott Street (Route 903 to Altona only)

Route 903 passengers are advised to use the following bus stops:

  • Shamrock Street, near Rose Street (temporary stop) 
  • Buckley Street/Combermere Street (to Altona)

Passengers for the following routes are advised to use the temporary bus stop at Mount Alexander Road (west side near Buckley Street): 

  • Route 475 to Keilor East
  • Route 476 to Plumpton
  • Route 477 to Broadmeadows
  • Route 483 to Sunbury
  • Route 501 to Niddrie
  • Route 503 to Brunswick East

Passengers for the following routes are advised to use the temporary bus stop at Mount Alexander Road (east side, near Fletcher Street):

  • Routes 476, 477, 483 and 501 to Moonee Ponds
  • Route 510 to Ivanhoe

Routes 465, 467, 468 and 903 may also experience delays of approximately 20 minutes.

From 6am Monday 26 March 2018 (until further notice):

Bus stop that will not be serviced:

  • Rose Street/Essendon Railway Station (Route 475 to Moonee Ponds only)

Passengers for the following routes are advised to use the temporary bus stop at Mount Alexander Road (east side, near Fletcher Street):

From 6am Monday 28 May 2018 (until further notice):

Bus routes 465 (to Keilor Park) and 468 (to Highpoint) will not service selected bus stops:

  • Rose Street/Essendon Railway Station
  • Buckley Street/St Columba's College
  • Buckley Street/Lorraine Street
  • Buckley Street/Robb Street

Passengers are advised to use the following temporary stops:

  • Rose Street, opposite Miller Street intersection
  • Buckley Street, west of Robb Street

Please note: From Thursday 18 October, the Rose Street, opposite Miller Street intersection stop will be relocated to Rose Street/Essendon Station (closest to the northern street underpass)

Additional information

Map of stop changes

Please note for passengers with accessibility requirements: information displayed in the map below is also provided above.

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Updated 11:50am, 8th November