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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)

Dysons bus BS01CZ on a V/Line V/Line rail replacement service outside Flinders Street Station

14 November 2015 07:32 AM
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(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 214 times this year)

Sunshine Tours coach 8447AO at Footscray station to pick up V/Line passengers

27 August 2014 17:53 PM
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(1 time this month, 211 times this year)

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

4 July 2014 18:59 PM
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(3 times this month, 175 times this year)

Myki users from replacement coaches arriving at Southern Cross are directed into the station proper to touch off

4 July 2014 18:57 PM
Viewed 908 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 118 times this year)

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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(3 times this month, 318 times this year)

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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(2 times this month, 146 times this year)

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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(2 times this week, 8 times this month, 292 times this year)

Trotters bus 0809AO on a Ballarat line rail replacement service on Footscray Road

30 May 2014 14:03 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 123 times this year)

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

30 May 2014 13:44 PM
Viewed 776 times
(1 time this month, 95 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, 103 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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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 115 times this year)

Notices of RRL related rail replacements at Southern Cross

30 December 2013 08:54 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 98 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, 2 times this month, 116 times this year)

Sunshine Tours 8444AO on standby outside North Melbourne station

23 December 2013 18:01 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 119 times this year)

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

9 July 2013 15:07 PM
Viewed 899 times
(10 times this month, 126 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 week, 9 times this month, 111 times this year)

More Sunshine Tours coaches on standby at North Melbourne for another V/Line stuffup

16 January 2013 17:42 PM
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(7 times this month, 84 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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(4 times this month, 88 times this year)

Trotters 8422AO picks up Geelong passengers outside Footscray station

29 April 2012 15:19 PM
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(6 times this month, 95 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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(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 105 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, 8 times this month, 111 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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(2 times this week, 15 times this month, 285 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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(20 times this month, 222 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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(14 times this month, 142 times this year)
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