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Melbourne suburban passenger information displays

Next train displays at Melbourne suburban railway stations.

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

22 July 2014 16:54 PM
Viewed 1293 times
(1 time this week, 9 times this month, 10 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
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 17 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
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 14 times this year)

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

16 July 2014 08:18 AM
Viewed 1436 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 12 times this year)

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

16 July 2014 08:00 AM
Viewed 966 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 17 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 1216 times
(4 times this week, 6 times this month, 9 times this year)

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

4 July 2014 18:07 PM
Viewed 699 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 5 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 648 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 12 times this year)

Flipdot LED next train displays at Craigieburn platform 2

12 April 2014 16:42 PM
Viewed 958 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 14 times this year)

Flipdot LED next train display on the main concourse at Craigieburn

12 April 2014 16:41 PM
Viewed 871 times, 7 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 736 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 11 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 1083 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 9 times this year)

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

18 December 2013 13:43 PM
Viewed 934 times
(3 times this week, 9 times this month, 10 times this year)

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

2 November 2013 17:38 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 6 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
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 7 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 782 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 9 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
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 10 times this year)

No trains through the Burnley Loop this morning!

3 June 2013 08:49 AM
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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 7 times this year)

Showgrounds train displayed on the suburban PIDS at Southern Cross Station

25 May 2013 09:04 AM
Viewed 1373 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 4 times this year)

It's 0850 in the morning: why is the 0807 train just arriving now, and the 0836 and 0848 trains still to come?

23 May 2013 08:50 AM
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(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 10 times this year)

'No trains depart from this platform' message at Southern Cross due to weekend trackwork

9 March 2013 07:46 AM
Viewed 718 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 8 times this year)

Recently added 'stand clear / train departing' message on the screens at Flinders Street Station

22 February 2013 17:51 PM
Viewed 759 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 6 times this year)

7 minute gap between City Loop trains in the middle of peak hour

4 February 2013 08:49 AM
Viewed 770 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 6 times this year)

All aboard the Sydenham train that terminates at Watergardens station

22 November 2012 17:40 PM
Viewed 3604 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 10 times this year)
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Viewed 10946 times (45 times this week, 17 times this month, 645 times this year)