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Route 59 - Tram improvement works - Wed 3 Oct to Sun 7 Oct

Wednesday 3 October to Sunday 7 October 2018

Date and time

Wednesday 3 October to Sunday 7 October, first to last tram

Reason for service changes

We’re renewing tram tracks on Pascoe Vale Road in Moonee Ponds and Essendon.

Service changes

Buses replace Route 59 trams between Stop 27 Essendon Tram Depot and Airport West.

Tram replacement bus stops

  • Buses will divert around the work zone, travelling via Mt Alexander Road, Buckley Street and Hoddle Street. Buses will stop at temporary stops along this diversion, indirectly servicing Stop 34 Moonee Valley Civic Centre to Stop 38 Pascoe Vale Road. 
  • Stop 46 Lincoln Road will not be serviced

Alternative travel options

  • Bus 477 between Moonee Ponds Junction and Airport West, via Mt Alexander Road, Keilor Road and Matthews Avenue.
  • Bus 476 or Bus 483 via Mt Alexander Road and Keilor Road.
  • Craigieburn line trains.

Replacement buses are low-floor accessible depending on availability. Speak to our Customer Service team if you need assistance.

Trams and replacement buses run to normal frequency, however they may not arrive at the scheduled time due to traffic congestion. Allow extra travel time when planning your journey.

For train, tram and bus information or to provide feedback, call 1800 800 007 6am-1am (all night Friday & Saturday).