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V/Line diversions on the suburban lines

Since 2015 all V/Line services towards Geelong, Ballarat and Bendigo have used the new Regional Rail Link tracks out of Melbourne. An exception to this is major disruptions, when the trains get sent the 'old' way.

VLocity VL27 leads VL90 through North Melbourne platform 6 on a down Waurn Ponds service

Diverted via the suburban tracks due to the Qube Maryvale freight blocking the RRL tracks at Spion Kop

Thursday 30 June 2022 20:44 PM
Viewed 37 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 37 times this year)

VLocity VL27 leads VL90 through North Melbourne platform 6 on a down Waurn Ponds service

Diverted via the suburban tracks due to the Qube Maryvale freight blocking the RRL tracks at Spion Kop

Thursday 30 June 2022 20:43 PM
Viewed 29 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 29 times this year)

VLocity VL89 runs through North Melbourne platform 4 with a down Epsom service

Diverted via the suburban tracks due to the Qube Maryvale freight blocking the RRL tracks at Spion Kop

Thursday 30 June 2022 20:33 PM
Viewed 28 times
(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 28 times this year)

VLocity VL83 trails VL28 on an up Bendigo service via the suburban lines at Sunshine

Thanks to signal fault on the RRL tracks towards Footscray

Wednesday 13 April 2022 08:22 AM
Viewed 67 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 67 times this year)

VLocity VL28 and VL83 on an up Bendigo service via the suburban lines at Sunshine

Thanks to signal fault on the RRL tracks towards Footscray

Wednesday 13 April 2022 08:22 AM
Viewed 54 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 54 times this year)

VLocity VL82 leads a classmate under Kororoit Creek Road with a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Saturday 19 March 2022 18:36 PM
Viewed 91 times
(1 time this week, 91 times this year)

VLocity VL91 leads VL56 through Paisley on a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Saturday 19 March 2022 18:27 PM
Viewed 95 times, 95 times this year)

'Southern Cross - No Suburban Passengers' service on the PIDS at Footscray suburban platform 1

Actual diversion or just a display glitch - I didn't wait around for 66 minutes to find out!

Tuesday 2 November 2021 20:45 PM
Viewed 96 times
(1 time this week, 96 times this year)

VLocity VL19 and classmate run through the Old Geelong Road level crossing at Hoppers Crossing with a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Saturday 15 May 2021 00:19 AM
Viewed 154 times
(4 times this month, 33 times this year)

VLocity VL19 and classmate on the down at Hoppers Crossing with a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Saturday 15 May 2021 00:19 AM
Viewed 159 times
(6 times this month, 36 times this year)

VLocity VL44 and VL26 run through the Old Geelong Road level crossing at Hoppers Crossing with a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Friday 14 May 2021 23:59 PM
Viewed 159 times
(5 times this month, 32 times this year)

VLocity VL44 and VL26 run through Aircraft station on a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Friday 14 May 2021 23:53 PM
Viewed 184 times
(10 times this month, 42 times this year)

VLocity VL60 and VL68 run through Aircraft station on a down Geelong football special

An extra service sent along the Werribee line due to trackwork on the line via Tarneit

Friday 14 May 2021 23:26 PM
Viewed 161 times
(7 times this month, 34 times this year)

VLocity VL26 departs Footscray platform 2 on a down Waurn Ponds train

V/Line trains running via the suburban tracks due to a track fault on the RRL tracks at South Kensington

Monday 6 May 2019 09:56 AM
Viewed 414 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 53 times this year)

VLocity VL26 on a down Waurn Ponds train at Footscray platform 2, passes life extension EDI Comeng 355M

V/Line trains running via the suburban tracks due to a track fault on the RRL tracks at South Kensington

Monday 6 May 2019 09:56 AM
Viewed 465 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 42 times this year)

Down Waurn Ponds train displayed on the suburban PIDS at Footscray station

V/Line trains running via the suburban tracks due to a track fault on the RRL tracks at South Kensington

Monday 6 May 2019 09:55 AM
Viewed 479 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 48 times this year)

Citybound VLocity train uses the suburban tracks at Tottenham

Unable to use the usual route due to power line relocation works at South Kensington blocking the RRL tracks

Sunday 22 April 2018 12:09 PM
Viewed 459 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 39 times this year)

VLocity runs express on a down Bendigo service through Sunshine platform 2, the RRL tracks blocked thanks to a failed train at Sunshine

Tuesday 22 August 2017 18:21 PM
Viewed 522 times
(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 7 times this year)

N454 and N470 shunt push-pull out of Sunshine platform 4

Due to the line being closed near Deer Park, the services couldn't head any further down the line

Friday 21 August 2015 19:55 PM
Viewed 792 times
(1 time this month, 56 times this year)

N470 about to couple onto the city end of the stranded carriage set at Sunshine platform 4

Due to the line being closed near Deer Park, the services couldn't head any further down the line

Friday 21 August 2015 19:52 PM
Viewed 737 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 48 times this year)

Delayed passengers are directed to an up V/Line service at Sunshine platform 3

Friday 21 August 2015 19:49 PM
Viewed 706 times
(1 time this month, 46 times this year)

Delayed passengers are directed to an up V/Line service at Sunshine platform 3

Friday 21 August 2015 19:48 PM
Viewed 616 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 53 times this year)

Citybound VLocity arrives at Sunshine platform 3

Friday 21 August 2015 19:46 PM
Viewed 594 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 44 times this year)

With the carriages gone, N470 shunts through platform 3 at Sunshine

Friday 21 August 2015 19:45 PM
Viewed 713 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 42 times this year)
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Viewed 2944 times (6 times this week, 15 times this month, 333 times this year)