Service updates

Find out about current and planned service updates.

Footy Express 2021

Saturday 20 March 2021 - 12:00am

Adelaide Oval will be hosting a range of 2021 Toyota AFL Premiership Season matches.

Think! Road Safety Footy Express (AOX) services run separately and in addition to regular Adelaide Metro public transport services. Leave the car at home and catch Footy Express bus, train and tram services to your next match!

View further details about Footy Express services, regular Adelaide Metro services and planning your journey to the match.

112, 300 and H30 services detouring due to overnight and day works

Tuesday 9 March 2021 - 12:00am

112, 300 and H30 services detouring due to overnight and day works

Affecting: 112, 300, H30

Major works on Fullarton Rd 171 Buses will be detoured

Tuesday 9 March 2021 - 12:00am

Major works on Fullarton Rd 171 Buses will be detoured

Affecting: 171

Adelaide Cup 2021

Monday 8 March 2021 - 12:00am

The Adelaide Cup will be held on Monday 8 March 2021 at Morphettville Racecourse, with gates opening at 10am.

Adelaide Metro and the South Australian Jockey Club are providing FREE tram travel on Monday 8 March, for people attending the Adelaide Cup Day with a valid event ticket.

492A & 492C services detouring

Sunday 7 March 2021 - 12:00am

492A & 492C services detouring

Affecting: 492A, 492C

WOMADelaide 2021

Friday 5 March 2021 - 12:00am

WOMADelaide 2021 will be held from Friday 5 March to Monday 8 March, in King Rodney Park (Ityamai-itpina).

Leave the car at home and catch a bus, train, tram, or the special WOMAD Loop bus service to the event!

Gates open at 5pm each afternoon.

Essential maintenance alert

Friday 5 March 2021 - 12:00am

Due to essential system maintenance, Real-Time customer information and metroCARD purchase and recharge will not be available from 6pm Friday 5 March, and are expected to be operating again by 8pm Sunday 7 March.

H21 and 176 services detouring

Friday 5 March 2021 - 12:00am

H21 and 176 services detouring due to works Tues 9 March- Wed 10 March 2021 from approx. 7:30am - 4:00pm

Affecting: 176, 176G, H21, 619, 626, 630

Stop 42 Brighton Rd closed due to roadworks

Thursday 4 March 2021 - 12:00am

Stop 42 Brighton Rd closed due to roadworks

Affecting: 640, 681, 720, 734

Stop 16 Adelaide Crafers Highway closed due to nightworks

Tuesday 2 March 2021 - 12:00am

Stop 16 Adelaide Crafers Highway closed due to nightworks

Affecting: 830F, 841F, 860F, 863, 863F, 864, 864F, 865, 882, 883, 884, 885, 886, 887, 888, 889, T840, T842, T843, T863

Bitumen Works Bray St Morphettville

Tuesday 2 March 2021 - 12:00am

Mon 1-Wed 3 - Thurs 4 March 2021
Works on Bray St between Park St & Morphett Rd.

Affecting: 190, 245, 960, 966, 967, 970, 988

251 & 254 Bus Detour

Friday 26 February 2021 - 12:00am

251 & 254 Bus Detour

Affecting: 251, 254

Stop VS3 reallocated 20 metres North.

Tuesday 23 February 2021 - 12:00am

Stop VS3 reallocated 20 metres North.

Affecting: 222, 228, N224

Weekend Closure for Stop W1 North Tce

Saturday 20 February 2021 - 12:00am

Weekend Closure for Stop W1 North Tce

Affecting: 287

Adelaide Fringe 2021

Friday 19 February 2021 - 12:00am

The Adelaide Fringe will be held from Friday 19 February 2021 to Sunday 21 March 2021.

Leave the car at home and catch a bus, train or tram to the many Fringe events happening around Adelaide.

Golden Grove Park n Ride project

Wednesday 17 February 2021 - 12:00am

Works for the Golden Grove Park n Ride Project are planned to commence Wednesday, 17 February 2021, with project completion expected in early 2022, weather permitting.

From 17 February 2021, access to the existing Golden Grove Park n Ride will be closed to the public for the duration of construction. During February 2021, and March 2021, alternative temporary parking will be available at the Tea Tree Plaza Interchange Park n Ride, located on Smart Road, Modbury.

From April 2021, temporary car parking will be available in a location near the Golden Grove Park n Ride. Further updates will be provided closer to this date, including details of the location and access.

383H Detoured

Monday 15 February 2021 - 12:00am

383H Detoured

Affecting: 838H

Roundabout Closure Mount Barker

Friday 12 February 2021 - 12:00am

Wellington/ Victoria Rd
Friday 12 Feb 7pm-Monday 15 Feb 6am

Hove Level Crossing removal survey

Friday 12 February 2021 - 12:00am

The Australian and South Australian Governments have committed to the removal of the Hove Level Crossing on Brighton Road to address safety concerns, reduce congestion and improve connectivity.

We would like to hear your feedback to understand community priorities regarding the project.

Affecting: 262, 265, 320, NOAR, SEAFRD

Salisbury Interchange change of zone locations

Thursday 4 February 2021 - 12:00am

Salisbury Interchange change of zone locations

Affecting: 225, 225F, 225X, 401, 400, 400A, 225M, 403, 411, 411U, 411B, 500, 502, 502X, 404, 405, 560, 415, 430, 421, 224, 224F, 224X, 900

Bus stop 14 Prospect Road closed

Thursday 4 February 2021 - 12:00am

Bus stop 14 Prospect Road closed

Affecting: G10

Stop 51 and 52 Golden Grove Rd West Side Only Closed.

Friday 29 January 2021 - 12:00am

Stop 51 and 52 Golden Grove Rd.West Side Only Closed.

Affecting: 548, G40, J1, J1G, J2, N1

Stop C2 and C3 King William Street closed due to building works

Saturday 16 January 2021 - 12:00am

Stop C2 and C3 King William Street closed due to building works

Affecting: G10, G10A, G10C, G20, G20F, G20X, G21F, G21X, G22X, G30F, 170, 171, 171A, 172, G21, 174, 176, 178, 178X, 190, 190B, 195, 195F, 196, 196F, 197X, 230, 232

Stops closed on Victoria Road, Osborne/Taperoo

Tuesday 12 January 2021 - 12:00am

Stops closed on Victoria Road, Osborne/Taperoo

Affecting: 150

New Flinders Railway Line

Tuesday 29 December 2020 - 12:00am

The new Flinders Rail Line and new Tonsley and Flinders Railway Stations is now operational, now with late night and weekend services.

Affecting: SEAFRD, NOAR, FLNDRS

Bus stop 13 (southern side) Tutt Ave Kingswood - Route 172

Monday 21 December 2020 - 12:00am

Bus stop 13 (southern side) Tutt Ave Kingswood - Route 172

Affecting: 172

Stop 68 Reynell Rd (Southern side) temporarily closed due to construction works

Tuesday 8 December 2020 - 12:00am

Stop 68 Reynell Rd (Southern side) temporarily closed due to construction works

Affecting: 600, 601, 771

Stop 24 Hampstead Road

Wednesday 25 November 2020 - 12:00am

Due to COVID testing near the vicinity of Stop 24 Hampstead Road (to city) buses are unable to safely access bus stop.

Affecting: 202, 202F, 203, 203F, 209F

451 & 451A Stop 74D President Ave East Side closed from first service 17 Nov 2020 until further notice

Friday 13 November 2020 - 12:00am

451 & 451A Stop 74D President Ave East Side closed from first service 17 Nov 2020 until further notice

Affecting: 451, 451A

Stop 14 Churchill Rd temporarily relocated due to footpath works

Tuesday 10 November 2020 - 12:00am

Stop 14 Churchill Rd temporarily relocated due to footpath works

Affecting: 235, 238, 239, GA1

Stop 9 Torrens Road closure

Sunday 18 October 2020 - 12:00am

Stop 9 Torrens Road closure

Affecting: 230, 232

Gawler rail line closures

Monday 12 October 2020 - 12:00am

A range of closures are taking place across the Gawler rail line for works on the Gawler Rail Electrification project. These closures range from partial service closures to full line closures, as well as late night or ongoing closures - with substitute buses in place.

The entire Gawler line will be closed between Adelaide and Gawler Central from first service Saturday 26 December (Boxing Day) to last service Sunday 25 April 2021 inclusive (end of School Holidays).

Affecting: GAW, GAWC, SALIS

Tap and pay now available on Adelaide trams!

Sunday 20 September 2020 - 12:00am

Stop 71 Old Port Wakefield Rd is closed until further notice.

Monday 10 August 2020 - 12:00am

Stop 71 Old Port Wakefield Rd is closed until further notice.

Affecting: 900

Say hello to some great new apps

Monday 8 June 2020 - 12:00am

To provide our customers with the best and most up to date experience in public transport apps, we've partnered with third-party app experts to enhance existing public transport apps to suit Adelaide and out public transport customers.

Hospital staff travel FREE on public transport

Sunday 12 April 2020 - 12:00am

The State Government is providing Hospital workers FREE travel on South Australia’s public transport system during the coronavirus pandemic to support frontline hospital staff in their lifesaving work to protect the health of South Australians.

This covers doctors, nurses, administration, cleaners and other support staff. Please show your Hospital ID when boarding to take advantage of these services.

Adelaide Metro and the Department for Infrastructure and Transport would like to thank hospital workers during these times.

Adelaide Metro is cashless

Monday 30 March 2020 - 12:00am

Adelaide Metro staff and bus drivers no longer accept cash to purchase tickets or add credit to metroCARDs.

This is part of our efforts to protect staff and passengers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Services have Priority Seats and Allocated Spaces for passengers less able to stand

Monday 1 July 2019 - 12:00am

Adelaide Metro provides direct and easy access to priority seating on all trains and trams for passengers with a disability, who are pregnant or less able to stand. Allocated spaces are available for passengers with a mobility device.

COVID-19 public transport information

Tuesday 15 December 2020 - 12:00am

In the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic, all South Australians are asked to play their part to keep each other safe, including making responsible choices about using our Adelaide Metro public transport network.

Practise good hygiene, maintain physical distance from others where possible, and stay home if unwell.

Bus service changes

Tuesday 26 January 2021 - 12:00am

Many Adelaide Metro bus services will have travel time changes from Tuesday 26 January to provide faster trips for passengers.

Additional public transport for Mad March 2021

Thursday 18 February 2021 - 12:00am

With the Fringe, WOMAD, Adelaide Festival and many more events springing to life over the next month, it really is 'Mad March' in Adelaide.

Additional Mad March public transport services are activated during this time of year to cater for these events, and to get you to where you want to be.

Check back often, as this page will be updated with public transport information for the many events that occur during Mad March as it becomes available.

Affecting: 540, 544, J1G, GLNELG, FESTVL, BTANIC, ADLOOP

Outer Harbor and Grange line closures

Monday 1 March 2021 - 12:00am

Night closures are required across the Outer Harbor and Grange rail line to assist with works on the Gawler Rail Electrification project.

From approximately 9pm each night, from Monday 1 March to Friday 9 April 2021 (inclusive) the full Outer Harbor and Grange line will be closed. This includes Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.

After 9pm each night, substitute buses will be in place. Trains will then resume their normal services the following morning.

Affecting: OUTHA, GRNG


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