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

St Kilda Road, High Street and Kooyong Rail Square

Friday 3 April to Sunday 12 April 2020

Date and time

9pm Friday 3 April to 5am Sunday 12 April

Reason for service changes

Buses replace trams along St Kilda Road and High Street due to tram track renewals. There are additional service changes due to level crossing removal works at Toorak Road, Kooyong.

Service changes

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

During this period, passengers may take any Route 6a or St Kilda Road shuttle tram via Swanston Street/St Kilda Road to travel between Melbourne University and Stop 25 Commercial Road.

9pm Friday 3 April to last tram Monday 6 April

  • Buses replace Route 3/3a, 5 and 64 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Stop 38 Orrong Road.
  • Route 6 trams run between Moreland and Stop 25 Commercial Road, with buses replacing trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Glen Iris.
  • Buses replace Route 67 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Stop 38 Brunning Street.
  • Buses replace Route 16 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Kew.
  • Route 72 trams are unaffected

Saturday 4 April and Sunday 5 April, 10am to 7pm

  • An express bus will run from Stop 25 Commercial Road to Stop 138 Luna Park.

First tram Tuesday 7 April to 9pm Saturday 11 April

  • Buses replace Route 3/3a, 5, 16, 64 and 67 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Stop 29 Union Street.
  • Route 6 trams run between Moreland and Stop 25 Commercial Road, with buses replacing trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Glen Iris.
  • Route 72 trams are unaffected.
  • Please note, additional service changes apply to Route 16 trams on Saturday due to works on Kooyong Rail Square. Buses replace Route 16 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Kew.

9pm Saturday 11 April to 5am Sunday 12 April 

  • Buses replace Route 3/3a, 5, 64 and 67 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Stop 30 St Kilda Junction.
  • Route 6 trams run between Moreland and Stop 25 Commercial Road, with buses replacing trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Glen Iris.
  • Buses replace Route 16 trams between Stop 25 Commercial Road and Kew.
  • Route 72 trams are unaffected.

Tram stop changes

During the works, tram replacement buses will not service all stops and the following tram stop closures apply from 9pm Friday 3 April to 5am Sunday 12 April

  • Stop 26 Moubray St (both directions)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop located near tram stop, along the outer carriageway lane.
  • Stop 27 High St (towards City)
    Use the tram replacement bus stop located near tram stop, along the outer carriageway lane.
  • Stop 27 High St (towards Suburbs)
    Use the Route 6 tram replacement bus stop located near tram stop, along High Street and Punt Road.
  • Stop 27 High St (towards Suburbs)
    Use the Route 3, 3a, 5, 64 and 67 tram replacement bus stop located near tram stop, along High Street and Punt Road (Friday 3 April to Tuesday 7 April).
  • Stop 27 High St (towards Suburbs)
    Use the Route 3, 3a, 5, 64 and 67 tram replacement bus stop located near tram stop, along High Street (Wednesday 8 April to Sunday 12 April).
  • Stop 53 Glen Iris (both directions)
    Use the Route 6 tram replacement bus stop located near tram stop, along Malvern Road/High Street.

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.

  • Route 72 along Malvern Road.
  • Route 78 trams along Chapel Street to connect with trains or trams.
  • Cranbourne, Pakenham and Frankston trains

Friday 27 March to Sunday 5 April: Buses replace trains between Flinders Street and Sandringham

Friday 3 April to Sunday 12 April: Buses replace trains between Burnley and East Malvern

Friday 3 April to Sunday 12 April: St Kilda Road, Queens Road/Queens Way and Toorak Road upcoming road works

Please plan ahead and allow extra time for your journey.