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Metro Tunnel


The Metro Tunnel is bringing more trains to your suburb and reducing travel times by running the busy Cranbourne, Pakenham and Sunbury lines through a new tunnel.

TBM Joan

Tunnelling is well underway and our Tunnel Boring Machines, Joan and Meg, are digging towards Kensington.

Festival of Independents

Metro Tunnel festive season events

We are celebrating the festive season in Melbourne's CBD with a range of events to support local businesses.

Summer works

Summer works

Buses will replace trains on parts of the Cranbourne, Pakenham, Frankston, Sandringham lines from Thursday 2 until Thursday 30 January.

Parkville traffic changes

Parkville traffic changes

The northbound service lanes on Elizabeth Street/Royal Parade will be closed for approximately four weeks.

St Kilda Road overnight closure

St Kilda Road night closures

Sections of St Kilda Road will be closed between 1am to 7am on Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 December for equipment deliveries.

Works in your area

Sunbury line works

Sunbury line

Western tunnel entrance


North Melbourne Station works

North Melbourne

Parkville Station works


Construction in the CBD

Melbourne CBD

Anzac Station works


Eastern Tunnel Entrance works South Yarra

Mernda line

Mernda line

Travel time savings across Victoria

Benefits for:
Select a train line:
Alamein Line
Belgrave / Lilydale Lines
Craigieburn Line
Cranbourne / Pakenham Lines
Frankston Line
Glen Waverley Line
Hurstbridge Line
Sandringham Line
South Morang Line
Sunbury Line
Upfield Line
Werribee / Williamstown Lines
Ballarat Line
Bendigo Line
Geelong / Warrnambool Lines
Gippsland Line
North-East Corridor

Untangling the City Loop means more trains, more often. It will make travel easier for you with more frequent trains carrying more people to destinations across Melbourne. More about the benefits.

Stay informed

Visit Metro Tunnel HQ

Call 1800 105 105
Interpreter Line: 03 9209 0147