Notification

Frankston line: Buses replacing trains on Sunday 18 February 2018

Added: 11 February 2018

Buses replace trains between Carrum and Frankston stations on Sunday 18 February, first train to last train, due to works as part of the Skye/Overton Road Level Crossing Removal Project.

Journey times may increase by 20 minutes.

Download journey times from/to city: Sunday 18 February (PDF) 292kB

Travelling on rail-replacement service

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.

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.

Locations of replacement bus stops:

 

STATION

FROM CITY

TO CITY

Carrum

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Station Street

Exit Carrum Station on to Nepean Highway and turn right. Proceed to pedestrian crossing, cross Station Street and turn left. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop.

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Station Street, Carrum Station Entrance

Exit Platform 1, Carrum Station on to Nepean Highway and turn right. Proceed to intersection and turn right. Cross the
level crossing with caution and turn right on to Station Street. Proceed to Metro designated bus stop, located in front of
ramps to station entrance.

Seaford

Bus Stop
Railway Parade and McCrae Street

Exit Seaford Station on to Railway Parade. Cross Railway Parade with caution and turn right. Proceed to bus stop, located on the corner of McCrae Street.

Bus Stop
Railway Parade

Exit Platform 1, Seaford Station, on to Station Street. Turn right and cross level crossing with caution. Turn right on to Railway Parade and proceed to bus stop, located in front of station entrance.

Kananook

Bus Stop
Wells Road

Exit Kananook Station via ramp on to WellsRoad. At bottom of ramp, proceed to bus stop, located to the right of pedestrian crossing.

Bus Stop
Wells Road

Exit Kananook Station via ramp on to Wells Road. Cross Wells Road using pedestrian crossing at bottom of ramp and turn right.
Proceed to bus stop, located at bus zone in front of car yards.

Frankston

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Car park, Fletcher Road, Frankston Station

Disembark bus at Metro designated bus stop in car park at Frankston Station.

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Car park, Fletcher Road, Frankston Station

Board the bus at Metro designated bus stop in car park at Frankston Station.

Additional information

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  • 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 08:02am, 18th February