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Poor service from Metro Trains Melbourne

Woeful service from Metro Trains Melbourne is a running joke - here are some examples.

Crowded platform at Middle Footscray, the previous two trains carrying an extra load of passengers between them

17 May 2019 08:49 AM
Viewed 65 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 65 times this year)

Stranded trainload of passengers finally able to board a citybound service at West Footscray

17 May 2019 08:48 AM
Viewed 56 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 56 times this year)

Stranded trainload of passengers finally able to board a citybound service at West Footscray

17 May 2019 08:47 AM
Viewed 73 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 73 times this year)

Crowd of passengers still waiting at West Footscray

Left behind after their train developed a fault, the next train ran out of space, and two express trains ran past

17 May 2019 08:43 AM
Viewed 74 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 74 times this year)

Siemens train on an express service holds short of the platform at West Footscray

An entire train load of passengers waiting after their train developed a fault, while express trains run through

17 May 2019 08:39 AM
Viewed 68 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 68 times this year)

Not going to fit - an entire train load of passengers waiting at West Footscray after their train developed a fault

17 May 2019 08:37 AM
Viewed 57 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 57 times this year)

Train finally arrives at West Footscray to pick up the waiting crowds

An entire train load of passengers waiting after their train developed a fault

17 May 2019 08:36 AM
Viewed 64 times
(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 64 times this year)

Train finally arrives at West Footscray to pick up the waiting crowds

An entire train load of passengers waiting after their train developed a fault

17 May 2019 08:36 AM
Viewed 61 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 61 times this year)

Train load of passengers left at West Footscray due to a faulty train

17 May 2019 08:32 AM
Viewed 62 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 62 times this year)

Train load of passengers left at West Footscray due to the train developing a fault

17 May 2019 08:31 AM
Viewed 50 times
(4 times this week, 6 times this month, 50 times this year)

Train load of passengers left at West Footscray due to the train developing a fault

17 May 2019 08:27 AM
Viewed 61 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 61 times this year)

Citybound train at West Footscray has developed a fault, so the driver has to get the passengers to exit

17 May 2019 08:27 AM
Viewed 82 times
(3 times this week, 10 times this month, 82 times this year)

Crowded platform at Flagstaff platform 3 following an extended period without trains

17 January 2019 17:53 PM
Viewed 286 times
(4 times this week, 9 times this month, 286 times this year)

Trainload of Upfield line passengers turfed off a defective train at North Melbourne station

Caused by a defective door that couldn't be proved shut

5 November 2018 17:37 PM
Viewed 164 times
(5 times this week, 13 times this month, 14 times this year)

Trainload of Upfield line passengers turfed off a defective train at North Melbourne station

Caused by a defective door that couldn't be proved shut

5 November 2018 17:37 PM
Viewed 163 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 8 times this year)

Even at 10:30 on a Sunday morning there are 40 minute gaps between Sunbury line trains!

28 October 2018 09:10 AM
Viewed 122 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 5 times this year)

40 minutes between Sunbury line trains on a Sunday morning!

28 October 2018 08:34 AM
Viewed 100 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 6 times this year)

Passengers try to squeeze onboard an up Sunbury service at Middle Footscray

3 September 2018 08:28 AM
Viewed 110 times
(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 16 times this year)

Passengers try to squeeze onboard an up Sunbury service at Middle Footscray

3 September 2018 08:28 AM
Viewed 112 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 18 times this year)

Crowded ticket gates at Flagstaff station

10 August 2018 08:48 AM
Viewed 133 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 24 times this year)

9:20 down Sunbury service arrives into Sunshine station 16 minutes late

29 May 2018 09:36 AM
Viewed 207 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 52 times this year)

Citybound Sunbury line train running 6 minutes late in morning peak, and a 15 minute gap until the next one

28 May 2018 08:37 AM
Viewed 169 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 42 times this year)

Crash loaded Comeng train on a citybound off-peak Sunbury line service at Footscray

25 May 2018 09:40 AM
Viewed 330 times
(3 times this week, 2 times this month, 78 times this year)

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 161 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 60 times this year)
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