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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 ticket gates at Flagstaff station

10 August 2018 08:48 AM
Viewed 110 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 1 time this year)

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

29 May 2018 09:36 AM
Viewed 180 times
(4 times this month, 25 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 147 times
(3 times this month, 20 times this year)

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

25 May 2018 09:40 AM
Viewed 291 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 39 times this year)

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 138 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 37 times this year)

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 181 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 73 times this year)

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:44 AM
Viewed 154 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 39 times this year)

X'Trapolis train overshoots the platform at Ferntree Gully, so has to abort the station stop

24 March 2018 17:54 PM
Viewed 179 times
(2 times this month, 46 times this year)

Passengers have to run from one train to the other at Upper Ferntree Gully, after the next citybound service was switched around

24 March 2018 17:34 PM
Viewed 142 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 38 times this year)

Passengers have to run from one train to the other at Upper Ferntree Gully, after the next citybound service was switched around

24 March 2018 17:34 PM
Viewed 266 times
(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 56 times this year)

Passengers have to run from one train to the other at Upper Ferntree Gully, after the next citybound service was switched around

24 March 2018 17:34 PM
Viewed 177 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 51 times this year)

The next citybound service makes a last minute change at Upper Ferntree Gully station

24 March 2018 17:33 PM
Viewed 160 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 49 times this year)

Platform allocation signage at Glenhuntly station, covered over with duct tape because the times were incorrect

13 March 2018 11:50 AM
Viewed 125 times
(5 times this month, 38 times this year)

Trains to Frankston are supposed to be every 10 minutes, yet the next one is 13 minutes away

13 March 2018 11:11 AM
Viewed 125 times
(7 times this month, 39 times this year)

Queue of passengers waiting to pass through the ticket gates at Sunshine station

2 March 2018 17:58 PM
Viewed 184 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 46 times this year)

Crowd of passengers at North Melbourne platform 2

2 March 2018 17:45 PM
Viewed 167 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 63 times this year)

30 minute gaps between trains around 9pm on the Sunbury line

26 February 2018 20:28 PM
Viewed 189 times
(2 times this month, 50 times this year)

Up suburban train arrives into Sunshine

Platform full after the previous train overshot, and had to continue on without stopping

26 February 2018 08:35 AM
Viewed 213 times
(1 time this month, 59 times this year)

Due to the front carriage being off the platform, the only option was to continue on to the next station

26 February 2018 08:26 AM
Viewed 202 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 50 times this year)

Up train overshoots the platform at Sunshine

26 February 2018 08:26 AM
Viewed 211 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 55 times this year)

35 minute wait until the next Sunbury train

Thanks to services being 20 minutes apart and one train being cancelled

22 February 2018 14:14 PM
Viewed 177 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 51 times this year)

Train heads into the City Loop at North Melbourne platform 1, leaving a crowd of passengers behind

19 February 2018 08:43 AM
Viewed 453 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 125 times this year)

No real time information for up trains at Sunshine station

19 February 2018 08:25 AM
Viewed 171 times
(2 times this month, 47 times this year)

Up Sunbury train arrives at Footscray station two minutes early

12 December 2017 08:39 AM
Viewed 210 times
(3 times this month, 79 times this year)
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Viewed 2819 times (12 times this week, 18 times this month, 388 times this year)