Cranbourne and Pakenham lines: Buses replacing trains at selected times during September 2019

Added: 23 August 2019

Buses replace trains on sections of the Cranbourne and Pakenham lines at selected times during September, while works take place as part of the Spring Construction Blitz. 

For more information on works occurring across the network in September you can visit our spring construction blitz article.

Download Cranbourne/Pakenham Spring Construction Blitz brochure (PDF) 257kB

Buses replacing trains between Works commence Works finish Bus frequency
Westall and Cranbourne/Pakenham 12.15am Saturday 21 September 10.50pm Saturday 21 September Download replacement bus frequency: Saturday 21 September 
Caulfield and Cranbourne/Pakenham 10.50pm Saturday 21 September 7.20am Sunday 22 September Download replacement bus frequency: Sunday 22 September
Westall and Cranbourne/Pakenham 7.20am Sunday 22 September Last service Sunday 22 September Download replacement bus frequency: Sunday 22 September
Dandenong and Cranbourne/Pakenham First service Monday 23 September Last service Wednesday 25 September Download replacement bus frequency: Monday 23 Septemebr to Wednesday 25 September 

Travelling on rail-replacement bus 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.

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 LuggageBikes and Animals.

Replacement bus stop locations (Caulfield to Dandenong stations)*:

Station From City To City
Caulfield Bus Stop Bus Stop
Normanby Road Normanby Road
Exit Caulfield Station on to Normanby Road, turn right and proceed to the bus stop. Exit Caulfield Station on to Normanby Road, turn right and proceed to the bus stop.
Carnegie Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Koornang Road Koornang Road
From Carnegie Station walk on to Koornang Road and proceed to the bus stop near the station entrance From Carnegie Station, cross the road to the other side of Koornang Road to the PTV bus stops.
Murrumbeena Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Neerim Road Neerim Road
Exit Murrumbeena Station on to Neerim Road. Cross the road and proceed to the Metro and PTV bus stops. Exit Murrumbeena Station on to Neerim Road. Proceed to the Metro and PTV bus stops. .
Hughesdale Bus Stop Bus Stop
Poath Road Poath Road
Exit Hughesdale Station on to Poath Road. Cross the road at the lights and proceed to the Metro and PTV bus stop. Exit Hughesdale Station on to Poath Road and proceed to the Metro and PTV bus stop near the ‘HUG’ sign.

Oakleigh - from Platform 1

Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Haughton Road Haughton Road
Exit Oakleigh Station, via temporary ramp and turn left on to Haughton Road. Proceed 50m to bus stop. Exit Oakleigh Station, via temporary ramp and turn left on to Haughton Road. Proceed 50m to bus stop. Exit Oakleigh Station, via temporary ramp and use pedestrian crossing to cross Haughton Road. Turn left and cross Mill Road with caution. Proceed 30m to bus stop.

Oakleigh - from Platform 2

Metro Designated Bus Stop Bus Stop
Haughton Road Haughton Road
Exit Oakleigh Station onto Portman Street and turn left. Walk 130m to entrance of Warrigal Road bridge pedestrian overpass. Use overpass to Haughton Road. Turn right and walk 200m to corner of Haughton and Mill roads. Use pedestrian crossing to cross Haughton Road and turn right. Proceed 50m to bus stop. Exit Oakleigh Station onto Portman Street and turn left. Walk 130m to entrance of Warrigal Road bridge pedestrian overpass. Use overpass to Haughton Road. Turn right and proceed 230m along Haughton Road to bus stop.
Huntingdale Bus Stop Bus Stop
Huntingdale Road Huntingdale Road
Exit Huntingdale Station on to Huntingdale Road and turn right. Proceed to the pedestrian crossing, cross Huntingdale Road, turn left and proceed to the bus stop. Exit Huntingdale Station on to Huntingdale Road and turn right. Proceed to bus stop, located before the pedestrian crossing.
Clayton Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Clayton Road Clayton Road
Exit Clayton Station to the right onto Carinish Road and continue to Metro designated bus stop. Exit Clayton Station to the right onto Carinish Road. Turn right onto Carinish Road and continue to Metro designated bus stop located in the bus bay.
Westall Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Rayhur Street, Westall station entrance Rayhur Street, Westall station entrance
Exit Westall Station on to Rayhur Street and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop in front of the station entrance. Exit Westall Station on to Rayhur Street and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop in front of the station entrance.
Springvale Bus Stop Bus Stop
Lightwood Road, Springvale station entrance Lightwood Road, Springvale station entrance
Exit Springvale Station and proceed to the bus stop located in front of the station entrance, on Lightwood Road. Exit Springvale Station and proceed to the bus stop located in front of the station entrance, on Lightwood Road.
Sandown Park Metro Designated Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Lightwood Road, Sandown Park station entrance Lightwood Road
Exit Sandown Park Station, turn left and walk to Lightwood Road. Proceed to the Metro designated bus stop, located in the slip lane within the station car park. Exit Sandown Park Station, turn left and walk to Lightwood Road. Walk to the pedestrian crossing, cross Lightwood Road, turn left and proceed approx. 50m to the Metro designated bus stop.
Noble Park Bus Stop Metro Designated Bus Stop
Douglas Street, Noble Park station entrance Douglas Street
Exit Noble Park Station and turn right on to Douglas Street. Proceed approx. 100m to the bus stop, located in front of station car park. Exit Noble Park Station, turn right on to Douglas Street and walk to the pedestrian crossing. Cross Douglas Street, turn left and proceed approx. 40m to the Metro designated bus stop.
Yarraman Bus Stop Bus Stop
Railway Parade Railway Parade, Yarraman station entrance
Exit Yarraman Station via the ramp, turn left and walk to Railway Parade.

(If taking steps, use the pedestrian crossing at the bottom of the steps to cross Railway Parade. If taking the ramp, make way to the pedestrian crossing by turning right when on Railway Parade.)

Cross Railway Parade, turn right and proceed approx. 50m to the bus stop, located underneath the rail bridge.

Exit Yarraman Station via the ramp, turn left and walk to Railway Parade. Proceed to the bus stop located in front of the station entrance.

 

Dandenong Bus Interchange Bus Interchange
Cheltenham Road Car Park Cheltenham Road Car Park
Board bus at bus interchange in car park, located at rear of Dandenong Station.  Board bus at bus interchange in car park, located at rear of Dandenong Station. 

Replacement bus stop locations: (Dandenong – Pakenham stations)*

Station

From City

To City

Dandenong

Bus Interchange
Cheltenham Road Car Park

Exit Dandenong Station and proceed to the bus interchange located in front of the station entrance

Bus Interchange
Cheltenham Road Car Park

Exit Dandenong Station and proceed to the bus interchange located in front of the station entrance.

Hallam

Bus Stop
Hallam South Road

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

Bus Stop
Hallam South Road, Hallam Station Entrance

Exit Hallam Station on to Hallam Street, turn right and proceed to the bus stop.

Narre Warren

Bus Stop
Webb Street

Exit Narre Warren Station into the adjacent car park and walk through to the pedestrian crossing on Webb Street. Turn left and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.

Bus Stop
Webb Street

Exit Narre Warren Station into adjacent car park, turn right and proceed to the bus stop on Webb Street.

Berwick

Bus Interchange
Berwick Station Entrance

Exit Berwick Station and proceed to the bus interchange, located in front of the station entrance.

Bus Interchange
Berwick Station Entrance

Exit Berwick Station and proceed to the bus interchange, located in front of the station entrance.

Beaconsfield

Bus Stop
Beaconsfield Avenue

Exit Beaconsfield Station and turn right towards Beaconsfield Avenue. Turn right again, walk to the car park and cross Beaconsfield Avenue with care. Proceed to the bus stop, located opposite car park.

Bus Stop
Beaconsfield Avenue

Exit Beaconsfield Station and turn right towards Beaconsfield Avenue. Turn right again and proceed to the bus stop, located in front of the car park.

Officer

Bus Stop
Princes Highway

Exit Officer Station, walk to Station Street and turn right. Walk approx. 840m along the left hand side of Station Street to the Princes Highway. At the intersection, cross Princes Highway, turn left and proceed approx. 70m to the bus stop. 

Bus Stop
Princes Highway

Exit Officer Station, walk to Station Street and turn right. Walk approx. 840m along the left hand side of Station Street to the Princes Highway. At the intersection, cross Princes Highway, turn left and proceed approx. 70m to the bus stop.

Cardinia Road

Bus Stop
The Parkway

Exit Cardinia Road Station, turn left and walk through the car park towards The Parkway. Cross The Parkway at the pedestrian crossing, turn left and proceed to the bus stop. 

Metro Designated Bus Stop
The Parkway

Exit Cardinia Road Station, turn left, walk through the car park towards The Parkway and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.

Pakenham

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Railway Avenue

Exit Pakenham Station, cross Railway Avenue using the pedestrian crossing and turn left, proceed 40m to the Metro designated bus stop.

Metro Designated Bus Stop
Railway Avenue

Exit Pakenham Station, cross Railway Avenue using the pedestrian crossing and turn left, proceed 40m to the Metro designated bus stop.

Replacement bus stop locations: (Dandenong – Cranbourne stations)*

Station

From City

To City

Dandenong

Bus Interchange

Cheltenham Road Car Park

Exit Dandenong Station and proceed to the bus interchange located in front of the station entrance.

Bus Interchange

Cheltenham Road Car Park

Exit Dandenong Station and proceed to the bus interchange located in front of the station entrance.

Lynbrook

Bus Stop

Paterson Drive

Exit Lynbrook Station on to Aylmer Road, turn right into the car park and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.

Metro Designated Bus Stop

Paterson Drive

Exit Lynbrook Station on to Aylmer Road, turn right into the car park and proceed to the Metro designated bus stop.

Merinda Park

Bus Stop

Endeavour Drive

Exit the station and walk along the pathway towards Endeavour Drive. Cross Endeavour Drive with care and proceed to bus stop.

Bus Stop

Endeavour Drive, Merinda Park Station Entrance

Exit the station and walk along the pathway towards Endeavour Drive and proceed to the bus stop in front of the station entrance.

Cranbourne

Bus Stop

Cranbourne Station Entrance

Exit Cranbourne Station, turn right, use the first pedestrian crossing and proceed to the bus interchange in front of the station entrance.

Bus Interchange

Cranbourne Station Entrance

Exit Cranbourne Station, turn right, use the first pedestrian crossing and proceed to the bus interchange in front of the station entrance.

*Please note: These locations are subject to change. 

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Updated 06:23am, 17th September