• 86

Route 86 - Queens Parade

Saturday 8 June to Saturday 15 June 2019

Date and time

1am Saturday 8 June to 4.30am Saturday 15 June

Reason for service changes

Due to track renewal works in Queens Parade and High Street in Northcote.

Service changes

Route 86 trams run as Route 86a, with buses replacing trams between Stop 10 Parliament Station and Stop 42 Dundas St. 

Stops not serviced by tram replacement buses

  • Stop 11 Melbourne Museum (towards Bundoora RMIT)
    Connect with replacement buses at a temporary stop near Stop 13 Brunswick St (up to 350m / 4 min walk along Gertrude Street).

  • Stop 23 Wellington St (towards Bundoora RMIT)
    Connect with replacement buses at a temporary stop near Raines Reserve in Heidelberg Road (up to 450m / 7 min walk).

  • Stop 25 Clifton Hill Interchange (in both directions)
    Connect with replacement buses towards City at Stop 24 Michael St (up to 400m / 5 min walk).

    Connect with replacement buses towards Bundoora RMIT at a temporary stop near Raines Reserve in Heildelberg Road ( up to 400m / 5 min walk).

  • Stop 26 Walker St (in both directions)
    Connect with replacement buses at the 250/251 bus stop in Westgarth Street, around the corner from Stop 27 Westgarth St.

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

Alternative travel options

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

  • Mernda line trains between the City and Thornbury Station to connect between sections. 

    Buses replace Metro trains between Parliament and Clifton Hill Stations from 8.20pm to last train each night, Sunday 9 June to Wednesday 12 June. 

  • Route 11 trams via St Georges Road and Brunswick Street.

During 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.