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Seymour V/Line rail service

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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.

Seymour
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A Sprinter DMU stops at Wallan returning to Melbourne on a Seymour line service.
Overview
Service type Regional rail
Status Operational
Locale Victoria, Australia
Current operator(s) V/Line
Annual ridership 1.50 million (2016–17)[1]
Website V/Line Seymour on Twitter
Route
Start Seymour
Stops 13
End Southern Cross
Distance travelled 101.69 km (63.19 mi)
Average journey time 1 hour 32 minutes
Service frequency
  • 26–67 minutes weekdays peak
  • 60–147 minutes off-peak and weekends (some services provided by Shepparton services)
Line(s) used Tocumwal
On-board services
Class(es) Economy
Disabled access Most services
Catering facilities No
Technical
Rolling stock [2]
Track gauge 1,600 mm (5 ft 3 in)
Electrification 1500 V DC overhead
Operating speed 130 km/h (81 mph) maximum[3]
Track owner(s) VicTrack
Route map

km
109.34
Mangalore (closed)
101.69
Seymour
6
95.4
Dysart (closed)
92.20
Tallarook
5/6
77.16
Broadford
4/5
65.48
Kilmore East
3/4
57.29
Wandong
2
Left arrow
Heathcote line
to Tooborac
55.40
Heathcote Junction
2
47.49
Wallan
2
41.7
Beveridge (closed)
33.21
Donnybrook
2
25.8
Craigieburn
2
Stations not served
21.8
Roxburgh Park
2
18.1
Coolaroo
2
Right arrow
Broadstore line
to Maygar Barracks
16.9
Broadmeadows
2
Stations not served
15.4
Jacana
2
14.6
Glenroy
1/2
12.9
Oak Park
1/2
11.3
Pascoe Vale
1/2
9.8
Strathmore
1
9.2
Glenbervie
1
8.0
Essendon
1
Stations not served
6.9
Moonee Ponds
1
5.8
Ascot Vale
1
4.4
Newmarket
1
3.5
Kensington
1
1.7
North Melbourne
1
0.00
Southern Cross
1

Contents

ServicesEdit

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.

Line GuideEdit

Seymour V/Line Service
h:mm
0:00
 
0.0 km
Southern Cross
Zone 1
0:04
 
1.7 km
North Melbourne
Zone 1
0:17
 
16.9 km
Broadmeadows
Zone 1
0:24
 
25.8 km
Craigieburn
Zone 1/2
0:29
 
33.2 km
Donnybrook
Zone 2
0:38
 
47.5 km
Wallan
Zone 2
0:43
 
55.4 km
Heathcote Junction
Zone 2
0:45
 
57.3 km
Wandong
Zone 2
0:51
 
65.5 km
Kilmore East
Zone 3/4
0:58
 
77.2 km
Broadford
Zone 4/5
1:07
 
92.2 km
Tallarook
Zone 5/6
1:18
   
101.7 km
Seymour
Zone 6
   
 
Standard timetabled journey
from Southern Cross

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Annual Report 2016-17. V/Line Corporation. June 2017. p. 14. Retrieved 1 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Passenger Schedules: Goulburn Valley Up". Network service plan. V/Line Corporation. 10 December 2017. Retrieved 1 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Train Operating Data: Cragieburn to Seymour". Network service plan. V/Line Corporation. 22 August 2017. p. 1. Retrieved 1 February 2018.

External linksEdit