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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)

Unmarked bus 7605AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 13:44 PM
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(3 times this month, 86 times this year)

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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(2 times this month, 61 times this year)

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

30 December 2013 08:54 AM
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(2 times this month, 87 times this year)

Notices of RRL related rail replacements at Southern Cross

30 December 2013 08:54 AM
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(4 times this month, 88 times this year)

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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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 70 times this year)

Sunshine Tours 8444AO on standby outside North Melbourne station

23 December 2013 18:01 PM
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Notice of Bendigo and Ballarat line rail replacement services at Southern Cross Station

9 July 2013 15:07 PM
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(1 time this month, 78 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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(2 times this month, 83 times this year)

More Sunshine Coaches buses on standby for another V/Line stuffup

16 January 2013 17:42 PM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 99 times this year)

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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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 65 times this year)

Trotters 8422AO picks up Geelong passengers outside Footscray station

29 April 2012 15:19 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 64 times this year)

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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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 77 times this year)

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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(5 times this week, 10 times this month, 364 times this year)

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

10 April 2012 19:36 PM
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(4 times this week, 4 times this month, 157 times this year)

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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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 82 times this year)

'V/Line rail replacement' on the destination board of a Crown Coaches bus

10 April 2012 19:27 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 153 times this year)

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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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 79 times this year)

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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(1 time this month, 79 times this year)

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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(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 68 times this year)

AAT Kings 7722AO and Sunbury Coaches 3320AO at Geelong Station

10 April 2012 19:16 PM
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(2 times this month, 111 times this year)

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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(1 time this month, 67 times this year)
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