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Poor service from V/Line

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

Warrnambool passengers waiting at Sunshine platform 1, having been booted off their V/Line service after signalling issues

Thursday 1 April 2021 21:16 PM
Viewed 116 times
(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 116 times this year)

N459 departs Sunshine empty cars, having booted off Warrnambool passengers and leaving them to catch a suburban train

Thursday 1 April 2021 21:15 PM
Viewed 82 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 82 times this year)

Plenty of standees in the doorways of this down Waurn Ponds service run by a single 3-car VLocity

Thursday 25 March 2021 20:51 PM
Viewed 124 times
(7 times this month, 124 times this year)

And they've missed it!

It's a loooong run from Tarneit platform 2 to the bus interchange for connecting buses

Monday 28 December 2020 19:10 PM
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(4 times this week, 7 times this month, 150 times this year)

Long run from Tarneit platform 2 to the bus interchange to try and make the connecting bus

Monday 28 December 2020 19:10 PM
Viewed 139 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 139 times this year)

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

Wednesday 15 January 2020 17:49 PM
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(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 144 times this year)

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

Wednesday 15 January 2020 17:48 PM
Viewed 244 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 113 times this year)

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

Friday 10 January 2020 22:30 PM
Viewed 293 times
(1 time this week, 127 times this year)

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

Friday 6 December 2019 23:11 PM
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(2 times this week, 1 time this month, 137 times this year)

Passengers overflow the unreserved carriage of a down Warrnambool service at Southern Cross

Sunday 17 November 2019 12:56 PM
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(5 times this week, 12 times this month, 5 times this year)

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

Tuesday 29 October 2019 13:10 PM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this year)

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

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:25 PM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this year)

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

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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(3 times this week, 4 times this year)

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

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:23 PM
Viewed 276 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this year)

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

Tuesday 29 October 2019 12:23 PM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this year)

'Do Not Board' stabled trains at Southern Cross platform 3 and 4, with passengers walking down from the northern end

Friday 18 October 2019 08:46 AM
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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 11 times this year)

Four minutes until departure from Southern Cross, and Wendouree passengers wait for the other 3-cars of their train to arrive

Friday 16 August 2019 17:07 PM
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(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 36 times this year)

Four minutes until departure from Southern Cross, and Wendouree passengers wait for the other 3-cars of their train to arrive

Friday 16 August 2019 17:07 PM
Viewed 282 times
(2 times this week, 9 times this month, 36 times this year)

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

Friday 24 May 2019 16:54 PM
Viewed 324 times
(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 71 times this year)

Down Bacchus Marsh service packed to the rafters in evening peak

Wednesday 8 May 2019 17:35 PM
Viewed 359 times
(3 times this week, 82 times this year)

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

Friday 8 February 2019 13:04 PM
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(3 times this week, 12 times this month, 127 times this year)

Passengers leave a down Ararat service at Sunshine platform 3

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

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:44 PM
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(3 times this week, 14 times this month, 109 times this year)

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

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:44 PM
Viewed 345 times
(9 times this month, 114 times this year)

Passengers on a down Ararat service wait for the doors to be opened at Sunshine

Wednesday 6 February 2019 18:42 PM
Viewed 286 times
(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 92 times this year)
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