transport

Geelong via Fishermans Bend?

This plan got splashed onto the Age front page on Friday: Tunnel link mulled for Geelong fast trains https://twitter.com/TimnaJacks/status/1207753795540639744 Of course if you were paying very, very careful attention, this wasn't a complete surprise. The eventual shift of Geelong trains back to Newport and the Metro 2 tunnel was included in a document leaked in 2018, and has been float

transport

Which has more trains? The Upfield line or the Geelong line?

I can't remember who asked the question, but it was a good one: Which has more trains? The Upfield line or the Geelong line? They're quite different rail lines. The Upfield line serves Melbourne's northern suburbs, and runs via the City Loop. It runs electric Metro services through 16 stations (plus 3 City Loop stations). The route is 23km long, and takes about 36 minutes. The Geelong