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Sydney light rail trackwork in May and June

From Saturday 11 May to Friday 7 June, at times buses will replace some light rail services to allow for essential construction work to take place on the future CBD & South East light rail. L1 light rail services will resume as normal from 6am Friday 7 June.

See the schedule at the bottom of this page to see when the light rail services and replacement bus services are running.

When light rail is not running, please follow the yellow directional signs to the nearby replacement bus stop locations (as some stop locations may need to change during the course of works):

Light rail stop Replacement bus stop Walking distance between stops
Central (towards The Star or Dulwich Hill) Central Station Coach Terminal, Western Forecourt Bus Bay 9 approx. 1 minute walk
Paddy’s Markets (towards Central and The Star or Dulwich Hill) Corner of Hay St and Darling Dr approx. 2 minute walk 
Exhibition Centre (towards Central) Darling Dr approx. 1 minute walk
Convention (towards Central and The Star or Dulwich Hill) Darling Dr approx. 1 minute walk
The Star (towards Central and The Star or Dulwich Hill) Pirrama Rd approx. 1 minute walk
John Street Square (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Corner of Harris St and John St approx. 1 minute walk
Fish Market (towards Central and The Star and Dulwich Hill) Miller St approx. 1 minute walk
Wentworth Park (towards Central and The Star and Dulwich Hill) Pyrmont Bridge Rd approx. 3 minute walk
Glebe (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Bridge Rd approx. 1 minute walk
Jubilee Park (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) The Crescent approx. 6 minute walk
Rozelle Bay (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) The Crescent approx. 5 minute walk
Lilyfield (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Catherine St, same stop in both directions approx. 1 minute walk
Leichhardt North (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Darley Rd approx. 2 minute walk
Hawthorne (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Darley Rd approx. 1 minute walk
Marion (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Corner of Foster St and Marion St approx. 3 minute walk
Taverners Hill (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Old Canterbury Rd, same stop in both directions approx. 8 minute walk
Lewisham West (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Old Canterbury Rd approx. 5 minute walk
Waratah Mills (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Corner of Old Canterbury Rd and Rosedale St approx. 5 minute walk
Arlington (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Constitution Rd approx. 1 minute walk
Dulwich Grove (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) New Canterbury Rd approx. 3 minute walk
Dulwich Hill (towards Central and Dulwich Hill) Dudley St approx. 2 minute walk

Buses will not stop at the following locations:

  • Capitol Square (towards Central and The Star or Dulwich Hill) – Please use the alternative stop at Central (approx. 6 minute walk)
  • Exhibition Centre (towards The Star or Dulwich Hill) – Please use the alternative stop at Convention (approx. 6 minute walk)
  • Pyrmont Bay (towards Central and The Star or Dulwich Hill) – Please use the alternative stop at The Star (approx. 5 minute walk)

Allow extra travel time, check travel alerts regularly for latest updates and plan your light rail or replacement bus trip ahead using the Trip Planner.

Light rail schedule during trackwork

Scheduled disruptions to light rail services are listed below, at all other times light rail will run as normal.

Daily between 6am and 8pm
  • Light rail services will continue running between Convention and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal frequency.
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions past Convention, on a 5 to 10 minute frequency.
During the evenings between 8pm to 11pm
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions on a 10 to 15 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Overnight between 11pm and 6am
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions on a 30 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
During the evenings between 8pm to 11pm
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions on a 10 to 15 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Overnight between 11pm and 6am
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions on a 30 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Daily between 6am to 8pm
  • Light rail will resume between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal schedule.
During the evenings between 8pm to 11pm
  • Light rail services will continue running between Convention and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal frequency.
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions past Convention, on a 5 to 10 minute frequency.
Overnight between 11pm and 6am
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions on a 30 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Daily between 6am to 8pm
  • Light rail will resume between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal schedule.
During the evenings between 8pm to 11pm
  • Light rail services will continue running between Convention and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal frequency.
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions past Convention, on a 5 to 10 minute frequency.
Overnight between 11pm and 6am
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions on a 30 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Daily between 6am to 8pm
  • Light rail will resume between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal schedule.
Overnight between 11pm and 6am
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions on a 30 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Daily between 6am to 11pm
  • Light rail will resume between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal schedule.
Overnight between 11pm and 6am
  • Replacement buses will run between Central and The Star in both directions on a 30 minute frequency.
  • Light rail services will not run.
Daily between 6am to 11pm
  • Light rail will resume between Central and Dulwich Hill in both directions as per normal schedule.