March performance results

Metro has delivered 98.69 per cent of all train services for the month of March, 92.21 per cent of which ran on time. Our performance thresholds are to run at least 98 per cent of trains each month and for 88 per cent or more of these services to be punctual.  If our service delivery [...]

February performance results

Metro has delivered 98.90 per cent of all train services for the month of February, 92.61 per cent of which ran on time. Our performance thresholds are to run at least 98 per cent of trains each month and for 88 per cent or more of these services to be punctual.  If our service delivery [...]

Live @ the Station

Metro is showing its support of the beachside town of Frankston, by sponsoring an extension of the popular Live @ the Station program run by the City of Frankston. The program was introduced by the City of Frankston in December last year to improve the atmosphere around the station through live music and, due to [...]

‘Changing Face’ at West Footscray

New imagery has been unveiled at the rebuilt West Footscray Station, which opened in October 2013 as part of the Regional Rail Link project. The artwork, titled ‘Changing Face’ by Melbourne artist Ralf Kempken, has been incorporated into the station’s perforated screens as part of finishing work on the new station facilities and remains unique [...]

January performance results

Metro has delivered 98.20 per cent of all train services for the month of January, 92.29 per cent of which ran on time. Our performance thresholds are to run at least 98 per cent of trains each month and for 88 per cent or more of these services to be punctual.  If our service delivery [...]

Chinese New Year 2014

Over the coming weeks, Melbourne will play host to a number of exciting events to celebrate Chinese New Year 2014 – the year of the horse. As the biggest event on Melbourne’s Chinese calendar the fifteen days of celebrations include cultural festivities, such as the dragon’s awakening ceremony, Chinese lion dance, traditional folk music, martial [...]

Regional Rail Link summer works

Regional Rail Link is a new major rail line running from Melbourne’s west into Southern Cross Station. It separates regional trains from metropolitan trains; for the first time giving Geelong, Bendigo and Ballarat trains their own dedicated tracks through the metropolitan system from Sunshine to Southern Cross Station. This will increase capacity and reliability for [...]

Play me, I’m Yours

As part of the ‘Play me, I’m Yours’ project being delivered by the Melbourne Arts Centre, a piano has been installed in the outer concourse at Flinders Street. The piano is available for use by all visitors to the station, irrespective of their musical ability! The innovative, international, project will see pianos located at venues [...]

December performance results

Metro has delivered 99.14 per cent of all train services for the month of December, 94.54 per cent of which ran on time. Our performance thresholds are to run at least 98 per cent of trains each month and for 88 per cent or more of these services to be punctual.  If our service delivery [...]

Summer heat cancellations

On Thursday and Friday, December 19 and 20, Metro will be forced to cancel some services to allow for the anticipated high temperatures in Melbourne. We have planned this in advance as a safety precaution due to the impact of high temperatures on our steel railway tracks. The tracks can expand in high heat and [...]

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