Last reviewed: Friday 8 Sep 2023 at 2.58pm

There's changes at Cultural Centre station as we relocate platforms for major Brisbane Metro construction and upgrade works.

On Monday 21 August, the new permanent Cultural Centre station platform 1 opened. The former temporary platform 1 has closed and all services have returned to the permanent platform 1 on Melbourne Street (adjacent the Queensland Museum).

Temporary platforms 2 and 3 on Melbourne Street will continue to operate until late 2023 for services heading towards the South East Busway, Eastern Busway, West End and Highgate Hill.


  • Closed stop
    • Cultural Centre station, platform 2 - closed to late 2023


  • Open stop
    • Permanent platform 1 - services towards the city (Stop ID 010802)
    • Temporary platform 2 - South East and Eastern Busway services towards South Bank (Stop ID 012110)
    • Temporary platform 3 - services towards West End, or terminating at the Cultural Centre (Stop ID 012111)
Cultural Centre station temporary platforms 2 and 3
Map of Cultural Centre station changes

Cultural Centre station upgrade works

As part of Brisbane Metro works, Cultural Centre platform relocations are required to enable the station upgrade to improve efficiency and reliability of the public transport network. 

The Brisbane Metro project is being delivered by Brisbane City Council. Find out more about the Cultural Centre station construction works.

Affected services