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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

Park Street, South Melbourne

Park Street will be closed between St Kilda Road and Kings Way from 2 - 7 February. Buses will replace route 58 tram services.

Kings Way

A number of intersections along Kings Way will be upgraded to improve the traffic flow, efficiency and the safety of the network for vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians.

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

Northbound lane closures on Royal Parade between Grattan and Storey streets.

Elizabeth Street

Northbound lane closures on Elizabeth Street between Haymarket roundabout and Grattan Street.

Grattan Street

Westbound lane closures on Grattan Street between Berkeley Street and Royal Parade.

More information: Traffic changes in Parkville.

Melbourne CBD

Flinders Lane

Daytime closures of Flinders Lane between Russel Street and Swanston Street for removal of debris from the site.

The closures will take place during the following dates between 7am - 6pm:

  • 11 - 13 January
  • 30 January - 10 February

Franklin Street

  • Closed between Swanston Street and Victoria Street until further notice
  • Daytime closures between Swanston Street and Stewart Street from 10am daily until February 2018. Detours in place.

A'Beckett Street

  • Until further notice: Closed between Swanston Street and Stewart Street. Pedestrian access in place.