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Metro Tunnel

Travel disruptions

Building the massive 9km twin rail tunnels and five new underground stations will cause some unavoidable transport disruption for several years.

Domain area

St Kilda Road

St Kilda Road will periodically reduced to one lane in the southbound direction between Domain Road and Toorak Road during off-peak construction hours until late December.

Domain Road

Domain Road is closed temporarily, for five years, at the intersection of St Kilda Road.

Albert Road

The Southern leg is closed until further notice.

More information: Traffic changes in Domain.

Parkville area

Royal Parade

Royal Parade will be reduced to one lane and one turning lane in the city-bound direction between Story Street and Grattan Street from 2 October until mid-November.

Grattan Street

Grattan Street will be fully closed between Royal Parade and Berkeley Street over 4 weekends in October and November.

More information: Traffic changes in Parkville.

To plan your journey and for information on other disruptions during the spring school holidays visit:

Melbourne CBD

Franklin Street

  • Unitl further notice: Closed between Swanston Street and Victoria Street

A'Beckett Street

  • Until further notice: Closed between Swanston Street and Stewart Street