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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)

Waiting in the coach terminal at Southern Cross for the replacement buses

4 July 2014 18:59 PM
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V/Line liveried Trotters bus 1506AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 14:09 PM
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Western Coach Services bus 2877AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 14:07 PM
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Firefly Express #14 rego 5514AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 14:04 PM
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Trotters bus 0809AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 14:03 PM
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Unmarked bus 7605AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 13:44 PM
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No trains running out of Southern Cross due to RRL works, with V/Line staff directing passengers to the replacement buses

30 December 2013 17:48 PM
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Notice of Bendigo and Ballarat line rail replacement services at Southern Cross Station

30 December 2013 08:54 AM
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Notices of RRL related rail replacements at Southern Cross

30 December 2013 08:54 AM
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Every single line except for Geelong and Traralgon replaced by buses due to RRL works

30 December 2013 08:52 AM
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(2 times this month, 88 times this year)

Sunshine Tours 8444AO on standby outside North Melbourne station

23 December 2013 18:01 PM
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(7 times this month, 117 times this year)

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

9 July 2013 15:07 PM
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(6 times this month, 103 times this year)

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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(19 times this month, 106 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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(4 times this month, 83 times this year)

Empty platform at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:28 PM
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(8 times this month, 104 times this year)
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