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Poor service from Metro Trains Melbourne

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

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:45 AM
Viewed 223 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 115 times this year)

Passengers bank up around the escalators at North Melbourne platform 5

28 March 2018 08:44 AM
Viewed 179 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 64 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 213 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 80 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 165 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 61 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 300 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 90 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 222 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 96 times this year)

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

24 March 2018 17:33 PM
Viewed 195 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 84 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 145 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 58 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 147 times
(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 61 times this year)

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

2 March 2018 17:58 PM
Viewed 203 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 65 times this year)

Crowd of passengers at North Melbourne platform 2

2 March 2018 17:45 PM
Viewed 196 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 92 times this year)

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

26 February 2018 20:28 PM
Viewed 222 times
(1 time this month, 83 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 239 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 85 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 228 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 76 times this year)

Up train overshoots the platform at Sunshine

26 February 2018 08:26 AM
Viewed 242 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 86 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 199 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 73 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 509 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 181 times this year)

No real time information for up trains at Sunshine station

19 February 2018 08:25 AM
Viewed 193 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 69 times this year)

Up Sunbury train arrives at Footscray station two minutes early

12 December 2017 08:39 AM
Viewed 234 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 0 times this year)

Train finally arrives into the overcrowded platform 9 at Southern Cross Station

5 June 2017 17:46 PM
Viewed 763 times
(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 174 times this year)

Platform 9 at Southern Cross Station overcrowded, thanks to trains delayed in the Clifton Hill group

5 June 2017 17:44 PM
Viewed 615 times
(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 126 times this year)

Passengers try to board an already overcrowded City Loop service at North Melbourne station

30 May 2017 08:40 AM
Viewed 415 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 87 times this year)

Passengers try to board an already overcrowded City Loop service at North Melbourne station

30 May 2017 08:40 AM
Viewed 360 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 61 times this year)

Alstom Comeng train arrives into a crowded platform at North Melbourne station

30 May 2017 08:39 AM
Viewed 1008 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 134 times this year)
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Viewed 3075 times (7 times this week, 7 times this month, 644 times this year)