CityLink and West Gate Freeway closures this week28 August 2017
CityLink and the West Gate Fwy will be closed this week. A M80 ramp closure may impact journeys to Melbourne Airport. And the inbound English Street exit will be closed for 36 hours.
Freeway and road closures
If you're making late night or early morning journeys this week, you may be impacted by several overnight freeway closures.
- 29 Aug (Tuesday): The West Gate Freeway will be closed eastbound only (towards the tunnels) between Montague Street and Kings Way from 10.30pm to 4.30am
- 2 Sep (Saturday): CityLink will be closed in both directions between Racecourse Road and Bulla Road from 11.30pm to 7.30am
Freeway entry ramps will close from 9pm and delays are expected, so please allow for extra travel time and follow on-road signage.
Getting to the airport
If you are travelling to Melbourne Airport from the west, then the following closure may impact your journey:
- 31 Aug & 1 Sep (Thursday & Friday): M80 Ring Road eastbound (towards Greensborough) entry ramp to the outbound Tullamarine Freeway will be closed from 9pm to 5am
English Street inbound exit ramp closed for 36 hours
If you use the Tullamarine Freeway to visit LaManna or Runway Plaza in Essendon Fields, you will be impacted by the following closure:
- 2 Sep to 4 Sep: English Street inbound (towards the city) exit ramp will be closed from 7pm Saturday to 5am Monday.
We recommend using the Wirraway Road exit instead. You will not be impacted when leaving Essendon Fields.
Please be aware that we may need to reschedule works due to poor weather or unforeseen circumstances.
Always check this website for the latest information. You can also get real-time traffic information from VicTraffic and follow @VicTraffic and @citylinkmelb on Twitter.
You should always expect nightly lane closures and speed limit reductions on CityLink, the Tullamarine Freeway, the Calder Freeway and the West Gate Freeway. These will cause delays so please allow extra time for your journey.
Stay up-to-dateSubscribe for updates
- Bulla Road shut for 4 nights for maintenance works 23 May 2018
- New M80 exit and extra lanes on the Tulla Freeway 27 April 2018
- Freeway management system rollout continues 20 April 2018
- Extended closure of English Street inbound entry ramp 13 April 2018
- Bulla Road / Bell Street inbound exit closed for three nights 6 April 2018
- Extended Tullamarine Freeway overnight closures during Easter holidays 29 March 2018