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Melbourne suburban passenger information displays

Next train displays at Melbourne suburban railway stations.

When trains run late, the next train displays show them out of order

9 October 2014 19:17 PM
Viewed 627 times
(2 times this month, 38 times this year)

Next train displays on the concourse at North Melbourne station

They display trains on each line, as well as the relevant shortworkings for each one

23 September 2014 08:21 AM
Viewed 581 times
(2 times this month, 45 times this year)

Next train display finally telling the truth - and the trains are almost on time

13 September 2014 20:34 PM
Viewed 542 times
(1 time this month, 44 times this year)

PIDS having a bit of trouble - the 8:48 train is as far away as the 9:18

13 September 2014 20:23 PM
Viewed 525 times
(1 time this month, 36 times this year)

PIDS at the bus interchange display the next three train departures from Broadmeadows station

25 August 2014 19:11 PM
Viewed 1500 times
(1 time this week, 40 times this month, 176 times this year)

Bacchus Marsh train displayed on the new V/Line PIDS at Sunshine platform 4

22 July 2014 16:54 PM
Viewed 1175 times
(2 times this month, 97 times this year)

Departure times for Frankston line express services listed at the bottom of the next train display at Richmond station

18 July 2014 18:16 PM
Viewed 2066 times
(4 times this month, 94 times this year)

New V/Line next train displays displaying non-stations like Parwan Loop, as well as superfluous express running

It appears that the system is being driven by the WTT (working timetable) - with a cross at Parwan Loop, and no stops at Deer Park West Junction, Bank Box Loop, Bungaree Loop East, Bungaree Loop West, Ballarat East or North Ballarat Junction

16 July 2014 08:18 AM
Viewed 1134 times
(6 times this month, 118 times this year)

New LCD next train display for V/Line services at Footscray platform 4

16 July 2014 08:18 AM
Viewed 1253 times
(11 times this month, 148 times this year)

Six platforms at Footscray station, yet passengers are only told the next four trains!

16 July 2014 08:00 AM
Viewed 859 times
(2 times this month, 60 times this year)

Metro using the PIDS at Richmond station to promote Channel 7 TV show 'House Rules'

One of the contestants on the show - 'Lisa' - is an employee at Metro Trains Melbourne head office

4 July 2014 18:07 PM
Viewed 1073 times
(7 times this month, 110 times this year)

PIDS at Richmond station displaying the stopping pattern portion of their message

4 July 2014 18:07 PM
Viewed 623 times
(3 times this month, 41 times this year)

Useless PIDS at Footscray - six platforms, and it only tells you the next four trains

7 May 2014 08:29 AM
Viewed 571 times
(4 times this month, 45 times this year)

Flipdot LED next train displays at Craigieburn platform 2

12 April 2014 16:42 PM
Viewed 833 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 62 times this year)

Flipdot LED next train display on the main concourse at Craigieburn

12 April 2014 16:41 PM
Viewed 794 times
(2 times this month, 87 times this year)

Footscray has trains to almost a dozen different termini, but only the next two down trains can be displayed at one time

Williamstown, Laverton, Werribee, Sunbury, Geelong, Warrnambool, Bacchus Marsh, Ballarat, Ararat, Maryborough, Kyneton, Bendigo, Swan Hill, Echuca...

7 February 2014 18:02 PM
Viewed 654 times, 44 times this year)

Three sets of PIDS per suburban platform appears to be the new standard at Melbourne stations

Now to roll out at least one PIDS unit to every other platform on the network!

25 January 2014 13:13 PM
Viewed 973 times
(6 times this month, 103 times this year)

New LCD screen PIDS installed at the west end of platform 12 and 13

18 December 2013 13:43 PM
Viewed 842 times
(2 times this month, 61 times this year)

'Metro Wishes You a Happy Diwali' message on the PIDS at Flinders Street Station

2 November 2013 17:38 PM
Viewed 785 times, 65 times this year)

It's good to know PTV has bothered to rebrand this temporary sign at Footscray station

2 October 2013 15:33 PM
Viewed 682 times
(1 time this month, 48 times this year)

The next two trains on platform 3 are both in six minutes - that isn't going to work...

3 July 2013 18:05 PM
Viewed 708 times
(2 times this month, 39 times this year)

Why is the train in 8 minutes time displayed before the train that is 3 minutes away?

7 June 2013 18:00 PM
Viewed 858 times
(1 time this month, 51 times this year)

No trains through the Burnley Loop this morning!

3 June 2013 08:49 AM
Viewed 932 times
(2 times this month, 48 times this year)

Viewed 8594 times (45 times this week, 53 times this month, 1695 times this year)