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29 June 2024 Track work on the City and Gold Coast Line 🔴 Major

29 June 2024

Track work on the City and Gold Coast Line

Due to Cross River Rail construction works, all Airtrain services to and from the City and the Gold Coast will be affected by track work between Eagle Junction and Banoon stations on Saturday 29th June 2024.

Before travelling we recommend you plan your journey using the Translink journey planner, find your station’s rail replacement bus stop location, and allow extra travel time for your journey. For more information on this service impact click here to visit the TransLink website or call 13 12 30.

Airtrain will be running a special timetable on these dates, click here or visit the Brisbane Airtrain – Train Timetable for more information.

 

Travelling to Brisbane Airport  

  • All trains from Eagle Junction will depart 12 minutes later than the normal timetable. Please click here to see the special timetable for this date.
  • Gold Coast and Beenleigh travel: All trains from the Gold Coast will be stopping at all stops between Varsity lakes and Banoon station. This train will terminate at Banoon station where customers will disembark and travel by an Express rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport.
    • Trains will depart 5 minutes later than the normal timetable for stations between Varsity Lakes and Ormeau, and 7 to 15 minutes later between Beenleigh and Altandi stations.
  • Brisbane City:
    • If you are travelling from South Brisbane, Roma Street, Central and Fortitude Valley stations catch the train (Ferny Grove line) to Bowen Hills station and transfer to the rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport. Alternatively, if you are travelling from Roma Street, Central and Fortitude Valley stations catch the rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station for a connecting train to the Airport.
    • If you are travelling from South Bank and Park Road station catch the rail replacement bus to Roma Street station and transfer to an Express rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport.
    • If you are travelling from Bowen Hills, Albion, and Wooloowin stations catch the rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport.
  • Caboolture and Nambour (Sunshine Coast line) travel: This train will continue to Airport line, stay on board to travel to Airport station.
  • Shorncliffe and Redcliffe Peninsula travel: Change trains at Northgate station to travel to the Airport station.
  • Doomben travel: This service terminates at Eagle Junction, change trains at Eagle Junction station. (Note: Doomben line doesn’t operate on Sunday)
  • Ferny Grove travel: Catch the train to Bowen Hills station, then change to a rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport.
  • Cleveland travel: Change at Manly station to catch the rail replacement bus to Roma Street station and transfer to the rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport.
  • Springfield, Ipswich, and Rosewood travel: Change at Roma Street or Bowen Hills station to catch the rail replacement bus to Eagle Junction station to catch a connecting train to the Airport.

 

If you are unsure that your travel station has been affected by trackwork, please Click here to see the list of affected stations.

 

TRAVEL TIP: When travelling on the rail replacement bus, place your luggage on the seat next to   you or under the seat so it is within easy reaching distance. You may also ask your bus driver for ramp assistance when entering or exiting the bus to assist with your luggage.  

 

Travelling from Brisbane Airport 

  • All trains from Brisbane Airport will depart 13 minutes earlier than the normal timetable. Please click here to see the special timetable for this date.
  • Gold Coast and Beenleigh travel: All trains to the Gold Coast will terminate at Eagle Junction station. Customers travelling to the Gold Coast are advised to catch the Express rail replacement bus from Eagle Junction station to Banoon station for connecting all stops train service to your destination.
    • Trains will arrive 9 minutes earlier at Altandi station, 6 minutes earlier at Loganlea station and a minute earlier than a normal timetable between Beenleigh and Varsity Lakes station.
  • Brisbane City:
    • If you are travelling to South Brisbane, Roma Street, Central and Fortitude Valley stations disembark at Eagle Junction station to catch the rail replacement bus to Bowen Hills station and catch a connecting train service to your destination. Alternatively, you can disembark at Eagle Junction station to catch the rail replacement bus to your destination.
    • If you are travelling to South Bank and Park Road stations disembark at Eagle Junction station to catch the rail replacement bus to Roma Street station to catch a connecting rail replacement bus to your destination.
    • If you are travelling to Bowen Hills, Albion and Wooloowin stations disembark at Eagle Junction station to catch a rail replacement bus to your destination.
  • Caboolture and Nambour (Sunshine Coast line) travel: This train will continue to the Caboolture and Nambour line, stay on board to travel to your destination.
  • Shorncliffe, Redcliffe Peninsula travel: Change trains at Northgate station to your destination station.
  • Doomben travel: Change trains at Eagle Junction station. (Note: Doomben line doesn’t operate on Sunday)
  • Ferny Grove travel: Change to rail replacement bus at Eagle Junction to Bowen Hills, then catch the connecting train to your destination.
  • Cleveland travel: Change to rail replacement bus at Eagle Junction to Roma Street station, then catch the connecting rail replacement bus to travel between Roma Street and Manly station and a train to your destination.
  • Springfield, Ipswich and Rosewood travel: Change at Eagle Junction station for the express rail replacement bus to Roma Street or Bowen Hills station for the connecting rail replacement bus to your destination.

 

If you are unsure that your travel station has been affected by trackwork, please Click here to see the list of affected stations.

 

TRAVEL TIP: When travelling on the rail replacement bus, place your luggage on the seat next to   you or under the seat so it is within easy reaching distance. You may also ask your bus driver for ramp assistance when entering or exiting the bus to assist with your luggage.  

 

Please note that the rail replacement bus service is provided by Translink, Airtrain cannot provide up-to-date bus information, if you require this information please use the Translink journey planner or contact Translink on 13 12 30.

Please note due to changes in the service at Queensland Rail stations, Airtrain cannot guarantee the same level of accessibility. Please contact Queensland Rail directly to discuss these changes and how they might affect you, by calling 13 16 17 or sending an SMS to 0428 774 636 during business hours. For information outside of business hours please contact Translink on 13 12 30.