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Poor service from V/Line

Clutching failure from the jaws of success - that's the V/Line way.

Geelong line passengers wait as their late running train finally arrives into the platform at Southern Cross

15 January 2020 17:49 PM
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Geelong line passengers wait as their late running train finally arrives into the platform at Southern Cross

15 January 2020 17:48 PM
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Two Geelong services departing from the same platform 15 minutes apart

The train at the Collins Street end is departing second, so passengers need to run up to the north end to board the next train

10 January 2020 22:30 PM
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Plenty of standees at 11pm at night on this down Wendouree service

When you're providing a suburban service to Melbourne;s west, three cars is no longer enough

6 December 2019 23:11 PM
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Passengers overflow the unreserved carriage of a down Warrnambool service at Southern Cross

17 November 2019 12:56 PM
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1:09pm and the next four down trains at Sunshine an hour late, and counting

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services

29 October 2019 13:10 PM
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Two trains worth of passengers allowed to board their train again at Little River

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

29 October 2019 12:25 PM
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Two trains worth of passengers kicked off their trains at Little River so the trains can be coupled together

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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Two trains worth of passengers kicked off their trains at Little River so the trains can be coupled together

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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VLocity VL00 about to couple up to VL48 at Little River

The up Swan Hill train caught fire at North Melbourne blocking all V/Line services, so a late running up Geelong service was coupled up to the service 20 minutes behind it

29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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'Do Not Board' stabled trains at Southern Cross platform 3 and 4, with passengers walking down from the northern end

18 October 2019 08:46 AM
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Four minutes until departure from Southern Cross, and Wendouree passengers wait for the other 3-cars of their train to arrive

16 August 2019 17:07 PM
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(3 times this week, 3 times this month, 68 times this year)

V/Line passengers waiting for boarding time at Southern Cross Station

24 May 2019 16:54 PM
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Down Bacchus Marsh service packed to the rafters in evening peak

8 May 2019 17:35 PM
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Running down the entire length of Southern Cross platform 3 to reach the Warrnambool train waiting at the very end

Thanks to an empty H set stabled all day at the south end of said platform

8 February 2019 13:04 PM
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Passengers leave a down Ararat service at Sunshine platform 3

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

6 February 2019 18:44 PM
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Driver on a down Ararat service changes ends at Sunshine platform 3

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

6 February 2019 18:44 PM
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Passengers on a down Ararat service wait for the doors to be opened at Sunshine

6 February 2019 18:42 PM
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VLocity VL68 and classmate terminate at Sunshine platform 3 with a down Ararat service

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

6 February 2019 18:41 PM
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VLocity VL68 and classmate terminate at Sunshine platform 3 with a down Ararat service

Terminated short due to lighting taking out the signals further down the line

6 February 2019 18:41 PM
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'Extreme Heat Timetable' in place, and the V/Line next train displays at Sunshine are useless

Station staff were telling passengers have have no idea where this train is going, and to ask the driver or conductor

25 January 2019 17:49 PM
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'Extreme Heat Timetable' in place, and the V/Line next train displays at Sunshine are useless

Station staff were telling passengers have have no idea where this train is going, and to ask the driver or conductor

25 January 2019 17:47 PM
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(4 times this month, 83 times this year)

'Extreme Heat Timetable' in place, and the V/Line next train displays at Sunshine are useless

Station staff were telling passengers have have no idea where this train is going, and to ask the driver or conductor

28 December 2018 18:14 PM
Viewed 184 times
(3 times this week, 8 times this month, 10 times this year)
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