Double freeway closure

19 May 2017

The Tullamarine and West Gate Freeways will be closed overnight on 27 May

If you're travelling to and from the airport, or in and out of the city next weekend, be sure to plan ahead and allow for extra time.

The Tullamarine and West Gate Freeways will be closed overnight next Saturday, and there'll be a second West Gate closure the following Sunday night.

Sat, 27 May: Tullamarine Freeway closed in both directions from 10pm to 6am between the M80 Ring Road and the Calder Freeway.

Sat, 27 May: West Gate Freeway will be closed eastbound from 11.30pm to 7.30am between Cook Street and Montague Street.

Sun, 28 May: West Gate Freeway will be closed eastbound from 10.30pm to 4.30am between Cook Street and Montague Street.

Expect delays of up to 20 minutes during the first hour of the Tullamarine closure, and 10 minutes during the first hour of the West Gate closure. Delays will reduce to approximately 10 minutes for the remaining duration of these closures.

On-road detour signage will be in place for these closures, and entry ramps will be closed from 9pm.

During the Tullamarine Freeway closure, the Calder Freeway and M80 Ring Road will remain open.

However, English Street bridge will be closed during this time. Access to Essendon Fields and Airport West will be maintained via Wirraway Road.

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