Seymour V/Line rail service
The Seymour Line is a regional passenger rail service operated by V/Line in Victoria, Australia. It serves passengers between state capital Melbourne and the regional city of Seymour, along with a number of smaller communities in between.
|Service type||Passenger service|
|Former operator(s)||Victorian Railways|
|Annual ridership||1.50 million (2016–17)|
|Website||V/Line Seymour on Twitter|
|Start||Southern Cross railway station, Melbourne|
|End||Seymour railway station|
|Distance travelled||99 km (62 mi)|
|Line used||North East|
|Track gauge||1,600 mm (5 ft 3 in)|
|Operating speed||130 km/h (81 mph) maximum|
V/Line operates hourly passenger services to Melbourne, with Sprinter and VLocity railcars used on quieter services, as well as locomotive hauled H type carriages during peak times. Beyond Seymour thrice daily passenger trains run as the Albury Line and the Shepparton Line. Services run by Metro Trains Melbourne also operate as far as Craigieburn station as the Craigieburn Line.
Bold stations are termini, italic stations are staffed at least part-time.
- Annual Report 2016-17. V/Line Corporation. June 2017. p. 14. Retrieved 1 February 2018.
- "Train Operating Data: Cragieburn to Seymour". Network service plan. V/Line Corporation. 22 August 2017. p. 3. Retrieved 1 February 2018.
- "Passenger Schedules: Goulburn Valley Up". Network service plan. V/Line Corporation. 10 December 2017. Retrieved 1 February 2018.
- "Train Operating Data: Cragieburn to Seymour". Network service plan. V/Line Corporation. 22 August 2017. p. 1. Retrieved 1 February 2018.