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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 77 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 77 times this year)

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

17 May 2019 08:48 AM
Viewed 63 times
(1 time this month, 63 times this year)

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

17 May 2019 08:47 AM
Viewed 85 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 85 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 87 times
(3 times this month, 87 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 75 times, 75 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 75 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 75 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 70 times
(1 time this month, 70 times this year)

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

17 May 2019 08:32 AM
Viewed 73 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 73 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 60 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 60 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 74 times
(2 times this month, 74 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 97 times
(1 time this month, 97 times this year)

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

17 January 2019 17:53 PM
Viewed 319 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 6 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 182 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 32 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 179 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 24 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 133 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 16 times this year)

40 minutes between Sunbury line trains on a Sunday morning!

28 October 2018 08:34 AM
Viewed 113 times
(6 times this month, 19 times this year)

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

3 September 2018 08:28 AM
Viewed 121 times, 27 times this year)

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

3 September 2018 08:28 AM
Viewed 124 times
(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 30 times this year)

Crowded ticket gates at Flagstaff station

10 August 2018 08:48 AM
Viewed 145 times
(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 36 times this year)

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

29 May 2018 09:36 AM
Viewed 221 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 66 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 182 times
(7 times this month, 55 times this year)

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

25 May 2018 09:40 AM
Viewed 360 times
(2 times this week, 13 times this month, 108 times this year)

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 173 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 72 times this year)
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Viewed 3174 times (16 times this week, 47 times this month, 743 times this year)