Notification

Rosanna Station: Temporary station closure from Friday 6 October 2017 to Sunday, 29 April 2018

Added: 19 September 2017

Rosanna Station is temporarily closed until Sunday 29 April 2018, due to works as part of the Hurstbridge Rail Line upgrade. The station will reopen on Monday, 30 April 2018.

During this time, trains run express through the closed station and replacement buses operate express between Heidelberg and Macleod stations. A shuttle service operates between Heidelberg, Rosanna and Macleod stations.

Journey times may increase by 20 minutes.

Download journey times to/from city: Friday 6 October 2017 - Sunday 29 April 2017 (PDF) 275kB

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.

Travel options

Passengers for Rosanna Station are advised to change at Heidelberg or MacLeod stations to catch shuttle services to Rosanna Station.

For their safety, passengers are advised to observe any signage and instructions put in place during these works. Please note: Heidelberg and Rosanna Stations will also be affected by long-term car park closures and changes to pedestrian access until mid-2018. More information on those changes can be found here.

Replacement buses will stop at: 

STATION FROM CITY TO CITY
Heidelberg

Bus Interchange

Mount Street and Yarra Street, Heidelberg Station Entrance

Exit Heidelberg Station and proceed to bus interchange in front of Heidelberg station entrance, between Mount Street and Yarra Street.

Bus Interchange

Mount Street and Yarra Street, Heidelberg Station Entrance

Exit Heidelberg Station and proceed towards Mount Street. Bus stop will be located on the corner of Mount Street and Yarra Street.

Rosanna

Bus stop 

Turnham Avenue

Located on Turnham Avenue, at entrance to the old Rosanna Station.

Bus stop 

Turnham Avenue

Located on Turnham Avenue, outside Rosanna Library.

 Macleod

Metro Designated Bus stop 

Birdwood Avenue, Macleod Station entrance

Exit MacLeod Station on to Birdwood Avenue and proceed to Metro designated bus stop on left, located in front of station entrance.  

Metro Designated Bus stop 

Birdwood Avenue, Macleod Station entrance

Exit MacLeod station on to Birdwood Avenue and proceed to Metro designated bus stop on right, located in front of station entrance.  

Additional information

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  • Passengers 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 01:20pm, 27th March