• 3
  • 3a
  • 5
  • 6
  • 16
  • 58
  • 64
  • 67
  • 72

St Kilda Road and High Street

Sunday 13 October to Sunday 27 October 2019

Date and time

8.30pm Sunday 13 October to 6.30am Sunday 27 October

Reason for service changes

Buses replace trams along St Kilda Road including Route 58, due to Metro Tunnel works for the new Anzac Station. 

Buses also replace Route 6 trams due to tram track renewal works along High Street, between St Kilda Road and Williams Road.

Visit our High Street project page for more information about local area impacts.

Service changes

Service changes affect Route 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 58, 64, 67, 72 trams and vary across the different stages of works.

During this period, passengers may take any Route 6a or 67a tram via Swanston Street/St Kilda Road to travel between Melbourne University and Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance.

Sunday 13 October, 8.30pm to last tram

  • Route 1 trams are unaffected.
  • Buses replace Route 3/3a, 16, 64 and 67 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Stop 30 St Kilda Junction.
  • Buses replace Route 6 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Glen Iris, diverting around the work zone in High Street.
  • Buses replace Route 58 trams between Stop 119 Wells St and Stop 123 Fawkner Park.
  • Buses replace Route 72 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Stop 26 Alfred Hospital.

First tram Monday 14 October to 2.30am Sunday 27 October

  • Route 1 trams are unaffected.
  • Buses replace Route 3/3a, 5, 16, 64 and 67 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Stop 25 Commercial Rd.
  • Buses replace Route 6 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Glen Iris, diverting around the work zone in High Street. Please note, bus diversions will differ throughout the various stages of work in High Street. View the High Street map for details.
  • Buses replace Route 58 trams between Stop 119 Wells St and Stop 123 Fawkner Park.
  • Buses replace Route 72 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Stop 26 Alfred Hospital.

Sunday 27 October, 2.30am to 6.30am

  • Buses replace Route 67 trams between Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance and Stop 30 St Kilda Junction.

Tram stop changes

During the works, the following tram stop closures apply from first tram on Monday 14 October:

St Kilda Road

  • Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance (towards south eastern suburbs)
    Use the tram replacement bus stops located next to the platform for Route 6, 72 and 67 buses.

  • Stop 20 Park St (both directions)
    Consider Route 58 trams towards West Coburg for travel to the City via William Street, or walk up to 350m / 4 mins to Stop 19 Shrine of Remembrance for Swanston Street trams and tram replacement buses towards the south eastern suburbs.

  • Stop 22 Toorak Rd (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stops located north of each platform for Route 6, 58, 67 and 72 buses.

  • Stop 25 Commercial Rd (towards city)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop located north of the platform, along the centre carriageway.

High Street

  • Stop 26 Moubray St (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 25 Commercial Rd (up to 450m / 6 min walk).

  • Stop 27 High St (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 25 Commercial Rd (up to 700m / 9 min walk).

  • Stop 28 Punt Rd (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 27 Punt Rd along the Route 72 tram line (up to 600m / 7 min walk). 

  • Stop 29 Perth St (towards Glen Iris) 
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 28 Braille Library along the Route 72 tram line (up to 650m / 8 min walk).  

  • Stop 29 Perth St (towards City)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 27 Punt Rd along the Route 72 tram line (up to 900m / 11 min walk). 

  • Stop 30 Prahran Station (towards Glen Iris)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 30 Porter St along the Route 72 tram line (up to 550m / 7 min walk).

  • Stop 30 Prahran Station (towards City) 
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 31 Chapel St along the Route 72 tram line (up to 550m / 7 min walk).

  • Stop 31 Chapel St (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 31 Chapel St along the Route 72 tram line (up to 550m / 7 min walk).

  • Stop 32 Hornby St (towards Glen Iris) 
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 32 Surrey Rd along the Route 72 tram line (up to 600m / 7 min walk).

  • Stop 32 Hornby St (towards City) 
    Use the tram replacement bus stop at Stop 31 Chapel St along the Route 72 tram line  (up to 850m / 10 min walk).

  • Stop 33 The Avenue (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop near Stop 35 Williams Rd along the Route 6 tram line (up to 400m / 4 min walk).

  • Stop 34 Lewisham Rd (both directions) 
    Use the tram replacement bus stop near Stop 35 Williams Rd along the Route 6 tram line (up to 240m / 3 min walk).

  • Stop 35 Williams Rd (both directions) 
    Use the tram replacement bus stop near Stop 35 Williams Rd along the Route 6 tram line (up to 50m / 1 min walk).

Accessibility

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

Additional accessibility taxis will run along St Kilda Road. Please notify our customer service team if you require this service at your stop.

Alternative Travel

Consider alternative travel between the City and south eastern suburbs. Service changes may also apply to local bus routes and metropolitan train services.

Please plan ahead and allow extra time for your journey.

Area Maps

Click on the drop-down tiles below to view maps of the works.

St Kilda Road map

High Street map