• 3
  • 3a
  • 16
  • 67

Route 3, 3a, 16 and 67 - St Kilda Rd, Brighton Rd and Fitzroy St

Friday 19 July to Sunday 28 July 2019

Date and time

10.00pm Friday 19 July to last tram Sunday 28 July

Reason for service changes

We’re renewing tram tracks on sections of St Kilda Road, Brighton Road and Fitzroy Street.

Service changes

Route 3/3a

10pm Friday 19 July to last tram Saturday 27 July

  • Route 3/3a trams divert via Dandenong Road and Hawthorn Road between Stop 30 St Kilda Junction and Stop 52 Caulfield Park Bowling Club.

Route 16

 Friday 19 July, 10pm to last tram

  • Route 16 trams divert via Dandenong Road between Stop 30 St Kilda Junction and Stop 52 Dandenong Rd.
  • Buses replace Route 16 trams between Stop 29 Union St and Stop 53 Malvern Station.

Tram replacement buses will service existing kerbside tram stops or temporary stops on St Kilda Road, Fitzroy Street, The Esplanade, Balaclava Road and Hawthorn Road.

Saturday 20 July to Saturday 27 July, first to last tram

  • Route 16 trams run in sections, with no trams between Stop 30 St Kilda Junction and Stop 132 Princes St.
  • Walk to connect between Stop 30 St Kilda Junction and Stop 132 Princes St (up to 450m / 6 min walk).

Route 67

10pm Friday 19 July to last tram Sunday 21 July

  • Buses replace Route 67 trams between Stop 29 Union St and Stop 38 Brunning St.

Tram replacement buses will not service Stop 31 Barkly St and divert around the work zone via Princes and Fitzroy streets.

First tram Monday 22 July to 1.30am Saturday 27 July

  • Buses replace Route 67 trams between Stop 29 Union St and Stop 38 Brunning St.

Buses will service all stops and use the service lane on St Kilda Road and Brighton Road, stop changes apply.

1.30am Saturday 27 July to last tram Sunday 28 July

  • Buses replace Route 67 trams between Stop 29 Union St and Stop 42 Hotham St.

Buses will service all stops and use the service lane on St Kilda Road and Brighton Road, stop changes apply.

Alternative travel options

If possible, avoid the area and consider alternative travel options for the duration of the works.

  • Cranbourne, Pakenham, Frankston and Sandringham line trains.
  • Route 96 and Route 12 between St Kilda and the city.
  • Bus Route 246 between Barkly Street/Carlisle Street and St Kilda Junction.

During the works, trams and replacement buses run to the normal frequency however some delays may occur due to traffic congestion. Please allow extra time for your journey.

Accessibility

  • The last accessible stop for Route 16 trams towards the city is Stop 134 Park St. Passengers for the city can also connect with accessible low-floor trams on the Route 96 at this stop. 
  • The last accessible stop for Route 16 trams towards Kew is Stop 29 Union St.

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