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AFL RD22: Western Derby, Fremantle v West Coast

Sat 13 Aug

Optus Stadium
Gates 3.45pm

Bounce down 5.40pm

It's the 55th edition of the Western Derby!

Your footy ticket includes travel on all Transperth services for three hours either side of the match. If asked, show your ticket to the driver or inspector. Keep in mind, you must have your football ticket or membership on you to travel for no extra cost. 

Make sure you're ready for game day, masks are required onboard all Transperth services unless you have an exemption.

Please note: for this match, Special Event Buses will operate for 60 minutes in place of the standard 45 due to the Glendinning Allan Medal Presentation and Mundy’s lap of honour which will be taking place after the final siren.

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Getting to and from Optus Stadium:

Travel By Train

Transperth Train System Map

To get you to the match, Armadale Line trains will stop at Perth Stadium Station all day, with direct trains frequently departing Perth from approximately 2.34pm.

Armadale Line

To: Take the Armadale Line straight to Perth Stadium Station, trains will depart approximately every 15 minutes all day.

 

From: Take the Armadale Line from Platform 5 via the Eastern Concourse at Perth Stadium Station.

Thornlie Line

To: Take the Thornlie Line straight to Perth Stadium Station. Trains will depart frequently from Thornlie from approximately 12.20pm

 

From: Take an Armadale Line train from the Eastern Concourse at Perth Stadium Station to Cannington Station, then catch a train replacement bus service (Route 908) to Thornlie Station.

Fremantle Line

To: Take the Fremantle Line direct to Perth Stadium Station, trains depart approximately every 15 minutes between 3.33pm and 4.33pm. Alternatively you can take a timetabled train to Perth, and transfer to a train to Perth Stadium Station.

 

From: Trains depart Platform 3 via the Western Concourse and travel express to City West then all stops to Fremantle between 8.17pm and 9.12pm. If you're leaving early, or after 9.12pm, you will need to take a train to Perth from the Eastern Concourse.

Joondalup Line

To: Take the Joondalup Line direct to Perth Stadium Station, trains depart approximately every 15 minutes between 2.50pm and 4.35pm. Alternatively you can take a timetabled train to Perth, and transfer to a train to Perth Stadium Station.

 

From: Trains depart Platform 4 via the Western Concourse and travel express to Leederville, then all stops to Butler between 8.21pm and 9.16pm. If you're leaving early, or after 9.16pm, you will need to take a train to Perth from the Eastern Concourse.

Mandurah Line

To: Take a timetabled Mandurah Line train to Perth Underground and transfer to a train to Perth Stadium Station. 

 

From: Take a train to Perth from the Eastern Concourse and transfer to the Mandurah Line. 

Midland Line

To: Take a train to East Perth Station and walk over the Windan Bridge. See a map of the walking route here. Alternatively, take a Midland Line train to Perth Station, and transfer to a train to Perth Stadium Station.

 

From: Walk over the Windan Bridge to East Perth Station, or take a train to Perth from the Eastern Concourse, and transfer to the Midland Line.

Travel By Bus

Please note: for this match, Special Event Buses will run for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

Route Departing
661 CBD Shuttle via St Georges and Adelaide Tce 
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 3.30pm and 5.15pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STAND 18
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 
650

Karrinyup Bus Station (Stand 4) via Innaloo
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 3.02pm and 4.57pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 19 to 21
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

652

Mirrabooka Bus Station (Stand 12) via Alexander Dr
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 3.04pm and 4.59pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 14 and 15
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

653 Morley Bus Station (Stand 6) via Beaufort St
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 3.09pm and 5.04pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 16 and 17
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 
654

Ellenbrook Town Centre (Stop Number 22418) via Bassendean Station
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 2.47pm and 4.42pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station - STANDS 12 and 13
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

655 Kalamunda Bus Station (Stand 1) via Forrestfield
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 3.00pm and 4.55pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 6 and 7 
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 
656 Canning Vale (Stop Number 10513) via Bentley Plaza
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 2.58pm and 4.53pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 10 and 11
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 
657 Curtin University Bus Station (Stand 3)
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 3.15 and 5.10pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 8 and 9
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 
658 Hamilton Hill (Stop Number 25562) via Kardinya Park
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 2.49pm and 4.44pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 4 and 5
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 
659 Fremantle Station (Stand 2) via Canning Hwy
To Stadium Bus Station
Departing frequently between 2.59pm and 4.54pm, stopping at designated
Stadium Stops.
From Stadium Bus Station – STANDS 1, 2 and 3 
Buses will operate for 60 minutes after the final siren. 

 

Service Disruptions

Some services will be affected on Optus Stadium event days. 

  • The Moore St pedestrian crossing will be non-operational between 3.30pm and 9.30pm. Pedestrians can use the McIver Station underpass at the east end of the station.
  • Trains on the Armadale and Midland lines will not stop at Claisebrook or McIver stations between approximately 8.00pm and 9.30pm. Train replacement buses will be operating during this time. Route 901 runs on a 15-minute frequency between Perth Busport and East Perth Station, stopping at Claisebrook, McIver and Perth stations and at Wellington St after Forrest Pl (Stop 12924).
  • There will be no trains to Thornlie from Perth between approximately 7.22pm and 9.47pm. Train replacement bus (Routes 908) will run between Cannington and Thornlie stations. Passengers heading to Thornlie Station will need to transfer services at Cannington Station.

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