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V/Line rail replacement buses

V/Line has a habit of stuffing things up and needing to call in the buses to get commuters home. (They have an even worse habit of cancelling trains to free up drivers to run football specials, putting the commuters onto buses)

Driver Bus Lines 1042AO in Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle livery at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:36 PM
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So they used *two* normal route buses on the rail replacement service?

Driver Bus Lines 1042AO in Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle livery at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:36 PM
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More unhappy passengers at Geelong

10 April 2012 19:29 PM
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Empty platform at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:28 PM
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'V/Line rail replacement' on the destination board of a Crown Coaches bus

10 April 2012 19:27 PM
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Up for bouncing around at 100 km/h for an hour?

Driver Bus Lines 6739AO at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:22 PM
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Driver Bus Lines 6739AO at Geelong Station

With stickers for the Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle

10 April 2012 19:19 PM
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Riding a route bus for an hour to Geelong? Ouch!

Driver Bus Lines 6739AO with stickers for the Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle

10 April 2012 19:17 PM
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AAT Kings 7722AO and Sunbury Coaches 3320AO at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:16 PM
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Driver Bus Lines 1039AO departs Geelong Station

With a number of McHarry's route buses at the bus terminal

10 April 2012 17:18 PM
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More coaches queued up at Geelong Station

Crown Coaches, Sunshine Tours and Gold Bus

10 April 2012 16:58 PM
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Bus jam in the forecourt at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:42 PM
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Skylight Buslines 5977AO arrives at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:41 PM
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Sunshine Tours 1182AC at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:39 PM
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Sunshine Tours coach arrives at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:33 PM
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Crown Coaches 6719AO departs Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:31 PM
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Either V/Line make professional signs quickly, or this was ready made from last week

'This disruption is due to a power/signal fault'

10 April 2012 16:30 PM
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Sunshine Tours 8446AO at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:29 PM
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Yet more unsatisfied V/Line passengers

10 April 2012 16:27 PM
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With yet another signal failure, buses layover between runs at Geelong

I'm pretty sure the only reason Sunshine Tours and Endeavour Coach Company exist is to clean up after V/Line

10 April 2012 16:27 PM
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Geelong passengers wait outside North Melbourne station for a non-existent rail replacement service

If they were on the train they would've been stuck between Werribee and Little River for a few hours due to a signal power failure

3 April 2012 18:32 PM
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Trotters 6503AO in V/Line livery running a rail replacement service on Footscray Road

24 March 2012 17:35 PM
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Another day, another cancelled V/Line train

Bayside Coaches heads out of Corio station on a rail replacement service

30 December 2011 18:43 PM
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Endeavour Coaches 0889AO running a V/Line rail replacement service to Geelong, at Footscray

27 November 2011 12:19 PM
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