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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)

Notice of Bendigo and Ballarat line rail replacement services at Southern Cross Station

9 July 2013 15:07 PM
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Kastoria Bus Lines 1416AO outside Footscray station, presumably for a Melton rail replacement service

3 July 2013 16:24 PM
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More Sunshine Coaches buses on standby for another V/Line stuffup

16 January 2013 17:42 PM
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Sunshine Tours 8446AO on standby outside North Melbourne station

Presumably ready for another V/Line stuffup

4 October 2012 16:37 PM
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Trotters 8422AO picks up Geelong passengers outside Footscray station

29 April 2012 15:19 PM
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(1 time this month, 56 times this year)

They must have lots of bus replacements to have nice Metlink styled 'South Geelong' and 'Marshall' signs

10 April 2012 20:46 PM
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Want to ride a low floor bus all the way to Geelong? No thanks!

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

10 April 2012 20:46 PM
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Lineup of buses in the Southern Cross coach terminal during a Geelong line signal failure

10 April 2012 20:45 PM
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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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(1 time this month, 65 times this year)

Skylight Buslines 5977AO arrives at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 16:41 PM
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(13 times this month, 180 times this year)

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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(34 times this month, 269 times this year)
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