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Melbourne suburban passenger information displays

Next train displays at Melbourne suburban railway stations.

First train of the morning now on the PIDS at Upper Ferntree Gully

They appear 120 minutes before the train is due to run

13 March 2020 02:40 AM
Viewed 16 times
(16 times this month, 16 times this year)

Next train departure board on the concourse at Ginifer station

19 February 2020 09:11 AM
Viewed 38 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 38 times this year)

Shepparton service on the PIDS at North Melbourne station

Note the V/Line purple coloured band on the screen

18 February 2020 16:35 PM
Viewed 35 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 35 times this year)

Next two departure from Southern Cross Station are to 'not in service'

14 February 2020 12:50 PM
Viewed 42 times
(5 times this month, 42 times this year)

Another new PIDS design on trial at Southern Cross platform 11 and 12

14 February 2020 08:55 AM
Viewed 43 times
(4 times this month, 43 times this year)

Another new PIDS design on trial at Southern Cross platform 11 and 12

10 February 2020 16:30 PM
Viewed 80 times
(4 times this month, 80 times this year)

North Melbourne train in purple on the screens at Flinders Street

10 February 2020 09:10 AM
Viewed 57 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 57 times this year)

Moorabbin train on the PIDS at Southern Cross

Due to Frankston line works

5 February 2020 08:41 AM
Viewed 33 times
(10 times this month, 33 times this year)

Down Pakenham service in PM peak running express through Westall and Yarraman

Done for load balancing with parallel Cranbourne services, that would otherwise be running emptier

3 February 2020 17:23 PM
Viewed 81 times
(15 times this month, 81 times this year)

V/Line service to Melton running express through non-existent station between Sunshine and Ardeer, then express through two more stations past the end of the line.

Last two '----' are probably probably Parwan Loop and Bacchus Marsh, the train headed to Maddingley to stable

31 January 2020 17:22 PM
Viewed 55 times
(9 times this month, 55 times this year)

Down Upfield service on the PIDS at Gowrie

22 January 2020 10:45 AM
Viewed 44 times
(2 times this week, 44 times this year)

Next trains from North Melbourne are displayed out of order

Displayed based on timetabled arrival, not actual arrival

17 January 2020 17:34 PM
Viewed 55 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 55 times this year)

LCD screen outside Flagstaff station now used as a PTV network status board

It was far more useful when it listed the next train departure times

16 January 2020 17:40 PM
Viewed 74 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 74 times this year)

'Buses replace trains from Camberwell' notice at Flinders Street Station for the Lilydale and Belgrave lines

12 January 2020 15:11 PM
Viewed 93 times
(3 times this month, 93 times this year)

'Buses replace trains' notices at Flinders Street Station for the Lilydale, Belgrave, Cranbourne, Pakenham and Frankston lines

12 January 2020 15:03 PM
Viewed 87 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 87 times this year)

Display glitches at Sunshine means the train 117 minutes away is next

Next train in 61 minutes, then 117 and 177 minutes

11 January 2020 01:00 AM
Viewed 83 times
(6 times this month, 83 times this year)

Just past midnight, and it's 42 and 100 minutes until the next train to the city from Sunshine

11 January 2020 00:17 AM
Viewed 69 times
(4 times this month, 69 times this year)

New next train departure board at the main entrance to Flagstaff station finally working

The screen had been switched off, because the text was initially 90 degrees out of whack!

6 January 2020 17:50 PM
Viewed 172 times
(11 times this month, 172 times this year)

'No trains depart from this platform' message at Flagstaff

Due to the Caulfield Loop being closed for Metro Tunnel works at South Yarra

3 January 2020 17:13 PM
Viewed 80 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 80 times this year)

'Next' train from Laverton is the 8:49 Flinders Street

Do the mean the 8:49pm and is yet to appear, or tomorrow's 8:49am service?

3 January 2020 00:50 AM
Viewed 50 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 50 times this year)

Express down Watergardens service routed via Southern Cross platform 14

30 December 2019 08:37 AM
Viewed 87 times
(9 times this month, 87 times this year)

Steel PIDS control box at North Melbourne tied down with straps to an overhead beam

27 December 2019 16:55 PM
Viewed 61 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 61 times this year)

'Metropolitan and Flinders Street lines' screen at North Melbourne station

WTF is a 'Metropolitan Line' - we aren't the London Underground!

27 December 2019 16:54 PM
Viewed 64 times
(12 times this month, 64 times this year)
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Viewed 7480 times (3 times this week, 290 times this month, 581 times this year)