Last reviewed: Saturday 13 Apr 2024 at 3.08pm

Track closure in brief

  • Start: First service Saturday 13 April
  • End: Last service Sunday 14 April
  • Affected lines: Beenleigh, Gold Coast/Airport, Shorncliffe 
  • Next normal service: Monday 15 April

During this closure we'll be running timetabled railbuses to replace trains to help you get where you need to be. 

Railbuses take longer than trains, so please allow extra travel time and plan your journey to find your fastest travel option.

Bikes and e-scooters are not permitted on railbuses.

Please ensure you have a valid ticket for your journey. Normal fares apply.

RouteDestinationsTimes
R348All stops between Northgate and ShorncliffeFirst to last service
R584Express between Banoon and Roma Street, via South Bank and South Brisbane*First to last service
R591All stations between Banoon and Park Road*First to last service
R701Express between Banoon and Eagle JunctionFirst to last service

StationLink route 109 runs every 30 minutes and stops at all train stations between Rocklea and the PA Hospital station.  

*Railbuses will not stop at Park Road, South Bank or South Brisbane station between 4am and 9am on Sunday 14 April due to the Tour de Brisbane cycling event. 

Train line information

If your line is not listed below, it is not impacted by this closure.

Airport line trains will run between Domestic Airport and Roma Street station.

There will be some timetable changes. 

Railbuses will run between Eagle Junction, Roma Street and Banoon stations.

Affected stations:

  • Roma Street
  • South Brisbane 
  • South Bank
  • Park Road

Beenleigh and Gold Coast line trains will be a combined service running all stops between Varsity Lakes and Banoon stations. 

Trains will run to a special timetable, with services every 15 minutes. These timetable changes will impact bus and train connections

Railbuses will replace trains for stations between Banoon and Roma Street.

Affected stations:

  • Roma Street
  • South Brisbane
  • South Bank
  • Park Road
  • Dutton Park
  • Fairfield
  • Yeronga
  • Yeerongpilly
  • Moorooka
  • Rocklea
  • Salisbury
  • Coopers Plains
  • Banoon

Gold Coast and Beenleigh line trains will be a combined service running all stops between Varsity Lakes and Banoon stations. 

Trains will run to a special timetable, with services every 30 minutes. These timetable changes will impact bus and train connections

Railbuses will replace trains for stations between Banoon, Roma Street and Eagle Junction.

Affected stations:

  • Roma Street
  • South Brisbane
  • South Bank
  • Park Road

Shorncliffe line trains will run between Roma Street and Northgate. 

Railbuses will replace trains for stations between Northgate and Shorncliffe

Affected stations

  • Northgate
  • Bindha
  • Banyo
  • Nudgee
  • Boondall
  • North Boondall
  • Deagon
  • Sandgate
  • Shorncliffe

Map of track closure

Map of weekend track closure

What works are happening?

  • Cross River Rail project works - major track, signalling, and cabling works and station upgrades.
  • Queensland Rail maintenance work

Ticket and fare information

Normal fares and conditions apply on all scheduled services. 

Need assistance?

You may need to transfer at a different station than usual to complete your journey. 

For more information about station features or if you need assistance with station access, contact Queensland Rail during their business hours:

  • call 13 16 17, or
  • SMS 0428 774 636. 

For general information outside of business hours, call our contact centre on 13 12 30.  

Affected services