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Essendon depot renewal works

Saturday 6 August to Sunday 7 August 2022

Date and time

Saturday 6 August to Sunday 7 August, 7pm to last tram each night

Reason for service changes

As part of upgrading and maintaining Melbourne’s tram network, we’re conducting essential renewal works at Essendon Tram Depot in Mt Alexander Road.

Service changes

  • Route 59 trams run a shortened service between Flinders Street Station and Stop 19 Royal Children’s Hospital
  • Buses replace Route 59 trams between Stop 19 Royal Children’s Hospital and Airport West

Alternative travel

Allow extra time for your journey, and always wear a face mask while travelling

Replacement buses

Find your replacement bus using BusMinder below or send us a direct message at @yarratrams (Twitter or Facebook) for assistance.

Replacement buses are low floor. If you need assistance, speak to our customer service team or alert your driver.