Full freeway closure and 50-hour ramp closure this weekend

14 August 2018

We're closing the English Street outbound exit ramp for the weekend and the Tullamarine Freeway overnight on Saturday.

This weekend we have two significant closures as we continue work on the new earlier exit for English Street heading outbound on the Tullamarine Freeway.

We are fully closing the Tullamarine Freeway between the Calder Freeway and the M80 Ring Road overnight on Saturday from 10pm to 5am.

Inbound (city) traffic will be detoured via the M80 Ring Road, Keilor Park Drive and the Calder Freeway. Outbound (airport) traffic will be detoured via the Calder Freeway, Keilor Park Drive, Airport Drive, Sharps Road, Melrose Drive and Mickleham Road.

Detour to bypass the Tullamarine Freeway using the M80 Ring Road, the Calder Freeway and the Keilor Park Drive exit and entry ramps.

Find out more about these detours.

Please allow extra time for your journey, especially if you are heading to Melbourne Airport.

We are also closing the English Street outbound exit ramp from 8.30pm on Friday to 5am on Monday. During this time you will not be able to access Matthews Avenue, Airport West or English Street, Essendon Fields when heading towards the airport on the Tullmarine Freeway.

Detours will be in place to Airport West and Essendon Fields from the Melrose Drive exit ramp.

Please note, we are planning to repeat these closures over the weekend commencing 31 August, weather permitting.