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Regional passenger train services

V/Line operates regional train services within Victoria and to Albury in New South Wales. There are also interstate rail services which link Melbourne to Adelaide and Sydney.

In Melbourne's city centre, all regional and interstate services stop only at Southern Cross Station, except for V/Line trains from Traralgon and Bairnsdale which also stop at Flinders Street Station.

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Ballarat, Ararat, Maryborough V/Line View timetable
Ballarat - Melbourne
Via Wendouree, Ballarat, Ballan, Bacchus Marsh, Melton, Rockbank, Caroline Springs, Deer Park, Ardeer, Sunshine, Footscray, Southern Cross

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Ararat - Ballarat - Melbourne
Via Ararat, Beaufort, Wendouree, Ballarat, Ballan, Bacchus Marsh, Melton, Rockbank, Caroline Springs, Deer Park, Ardeer, Sunshine, Footscray, Southern Cross

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Maryborough - Ballarat - Melbourne
Via Maryborough, Talbot, Clunes, Creswick, Ballarat, Ballan, Bacchus Marsh, Melton, Rockbank, Caroline Springs, Deer Park, Ardeer, Sunshine, Footscray, Southern Cross
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Bendigo, Echuca, Swan Hill V/Line View timetable
Bendigo - Melbourne
Via Epsom or Eaglehawk, Bendigo, Kangaroo Flat, Castlemaine, Malmsbury, Kyneton, Woodend, Macedon, Gisborne, Riddells Creek, Clarkefield, Sunbury, Watergardens, Footscray, Southern Cross

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Echuca - Bendigo - Melbourne
Via Echuca, Rochester, Elmore, Epsom, Bendigo, Kangaroo Flat, Castlemaine, Malmsbury, Kyneton, Woodend, Macedon, Gisborne, Riddells Creek, Clarkefield, Sunbury, Watergardens, Footscray, Southern Cross

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Swan Hill - Bendigo - Melbourne
Via Swan Hill, Kerang, Pyramid, Dingee, Eaglehawk, Bendigo, Kangaroo Flat, Castlemaine, Malmsbury, Kyneton, Woodend, Macedon, Gisborne, Riddells Creek, Clarkefield, Sunbury, Watergardens, Footscray, Southern Cross
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Geelong, Warrnambool V/Line View timetable
Geelong - Melbourne
Via Waurn Ponds, Marshall, South Geelong, Geelong, North Geelong, North Shore, Corio, Lara, Little River, Wyndham Vale, Tarneit, Deer Park, Ardeer, Sunshine, Footscray, Southern Cross

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Warrnambool - Geelong - Melbourne
Via Warrnambool, Sherwood Park, Terang, Camperdown, Colac, Birregurra, Winchelsea, Waurn Ponds, Marshall, South Geelong, Geelong, North Geelong, North Shore, Corio, Lara, Little River, Wyndham Vale, Tarneit, Deer Park, Ardeer, Sunshine, Footscray, Southern Cross
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Traralgon, Bairnsdale V/Line View timetable
Traralgon - Melbourne
Via Traralgon, Morwell, Moe, Trafalgar, Yarragon, Warragul, Drouin, Longwarry, Bunyip, Garfield, Tynong, Nar Nar Goon, Pakenham, Berwick, Dandenong, Clayton, Caulfield, Richmond, Flinders Street, Southern Cross

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Bairnsdale - Traralgon - Melbourne
Via Bairnsdale, Stratford, Sale, Rosedale, Traralgon, Morwell, Moe, Trafalgar, Yarragon, Warragul, Drouin, Longwarry, Bunyip, Garfield, Tynong, Nar Nar Goon, Pakenham, Berwick, Dandenong, Clayton, Caulfield, Richmond, Flinders Street, Southern Cross
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Seymour, Shepparton, Albury / Wodonga V/Line View timetable
Seymour - Melbourne
Via Seymour, Tallarook, Broadford, Kilmore East, Wandong, Heathcote Junction, Wallan, Donnybrook, Craigieburn, Broadmeadows, Essendon, North Melbourne, Southern Cross

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Shepparton - Seymour - Melbourne
Via Shepparton, Mooroopna, Murchison East, Nagambie, Seymour, Tallarook, Broadford, Kilmore East, Wandong, Heathcote Junction, Wallan, Donnybrook, Craigieburn, Broadmeadows, Essendon, North Melbourne, Southern Cross

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Albury / Wodonga - Seymour - Melbourne
Via Albury (NSW), Wodonga, Chiltern, Springhurst, Wangaratta, Benalla, Violet Town, Euroa, Avenel, Seymour, Tallarook, Broadford, Kilmore East, Wandong, Heathcote Junction, Wallan, Donnybrook, Craigieburn, Broadmeadows, Essendon, North Melbourne, Southern Cross
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Melbourne to Adelaide Great Southern Rail View timetable
Melbourne to Adelaide
Via Southern Cross, North Shore, Ararat, Stawell, Horsham, Dimboola, Nhill, Bordertown (SA), Murray Bridge (SA), Adelaide (SA)
 
Melbourne to Sydney NSW TrainLink View timetable
Melbourne to Sydney
Via Southern Cross, Broadmeadows, Seymour, Benalla, Wangaratta, Albury (NSW), Culcairn (NSW), Henty (NSW), The Rock (NSW), Wagga Wagga (NSW), Junee (NSW), Cootamundra(NSW), Harden (NSW), Yass Junction (NSW), Gunning (NSW), Goulburn (NSW), Moss Vale (NSW), Campbelltown (NSW), Sydney (NSW)
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Melbourne metropolitan train services

Metro Trains operate Melbourne's suburban train services. Regional and interstate train services use Melbourne's metropolitan train network to reach Melbourne. For ticketing purposes, the V/Line service along the Ballarat line from Sunshine to Melton is regarded as part of the metropolitan network.

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Alamein   View timetable
Alamein - Melbourne
Via Alamein, Ashburton, Burwood, Hartwell, Willison, Riversdale, Camberwell, Auburn, Glenferrie, Hawthorn, Burnley, East Richmond, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Belgrave   View timetable
Belgrave - Melbourne
Via Belgrave, Tecoma, Upwey, Upper Ferntree Gully, Ferntree Gully, Boronia, Bayswater, Heathmont, Ringwood, Heatherdale, Mitcham, Nunawading, Blackburn, Laburnum, Box Hill, Mont Albert, Surrey Hills, Chatham, Canterbury, East Camberwell, Camberwell, Auburn, Glenferrie, Hawthorn, Burnley, East Richmond, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Craigieburn Seymour, Sydney (XPT) View timetable
Craigieburn - Melbourne
Via Craigieburn, Roxburgh Park, Coolaroo, Broadmeadows, Jacana, Glenroy, Oak Park, Pascoe Vale, Strathmore, Glenbervie, Essendon, Moonee Ponds, Ascot Vale, Newmarket, Kensington, North Melbourne, Flagstaff, Melbourne Central, Parliament, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Cranbourne   View timetable
Cranbourne - Melbourne
Via Cranbourne, Merinda Park, Lynbrook, Dandenong, Yarraman, Noble Park, Sandown Park, Springvale, Westall, Clayton, Huntingdale, Oakleigh, Hughesdale, Murrumbeena, Carnegie, Caulfield, Malvern, Armadale, Toorak, Hawksburn, South Yarra, Burnley, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Flemington Racecourse   View timetable
Flemington Racecourse - Melbourne
Via Flemington Racecourse, Showgrounds, North Melbourne, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Frankston   View timetable
Frankston - Melbourne
Via Frankston, Kananook, Seaford, Carrum, Bonbeach, Chelsea, Edithvale, Aspendale, Mordialloc, Parkdale, Mentone, Cheltenham, Southland (late 2017), Highett, Moorabbin, Patterson, Bentleigh, McKinnon, Ormond, Glenhuntly, Caulfield, Malvern, Armadale, Toorak, Hawksburn, South Yarra, Burnley, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Glen Waverley   View timetable
Glen Waverley - Melbourne
Via Glen Waverley, Syndal, Mount Waverley, Jordanville, Holmesglen, East Malvern, Darling, Glen Iris, Gardiner, Tooronga, Kooyong, Heyington, Burnley, East Richmond, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Hurstbridge   View timetable
Hurstbridge - Melbourne
Via Hurstbridge, Wattle Glen, Diamond Creek, Eltham, Montmorency, Greensborough, Watsonia, Macleod, Rosanna, Heidelberg, Eaglemont, Ivanhoe, Darebin, Alphington, Fairfield, Dennis, Westgarth, Clifton Hill, Victoria Park, Collingwood, North Richmond, West Richmond, Jolimont, Flinders Street, Southern Cross, Flagstaff, Melbourne Central, Parliament
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Lilydale   View timetable
Lilydale - Melbourne
Via Lilydale, Mooroolbark, Croydon, Ringwood East, Ringwood, Heatherdale, Mitcham, Nunawading, Blackburn, Laburnum, Box Hill, Mont Albert, Surrey Hills, Chatham, Canterbury, East Camberwell, Camberwell, Auburn, Glenferrie, Hawthorn, Burnley, East Richmond, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Pakenham Traralgon View timetable
Pakenham - Melbourne
Via Pakenham, Cardinia Road, Officer, Beaconsfield, Berwick, Narre Warren, Hallam, Dandenong, Yarraman, Noble Park, Sandown Park, Springvale, Westall, Clayton, Huntingdale, Oakleigh, Hughesdale, Murrumbeena, Carnegie, Caulfield, Malvern, Armadale, Toorak, Hawksburn, South Yarra, Burnley, Richmond, Parliament, Melbourne Central, Flagstaff, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Sandringham   View timetable
Sandringham - Melbourne
Via Sandringham, Hampton, Brighton Beach, Middle Brighton, North Brighton, Gardenvale, Elsternwick, Ripponlea, Balaclava, Windsor, Prahran, South Yarra, Richmond, Flinders Street
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South Morang   View timetable
South Morang - Melbourne
Via South Morang, Epping, Lalor, Thomastown, Keon Park, Ruthven, Reservoir, Regent, Preston, Bell, Thornbury, Croxton, Northcote, Merri, Rushall, Clifton Hill, Victoria Park, Collingwood, North Richmond, West Richmond, Jolimont, Flinders Street, Southern Cross, Flagstaff, Melbourne Central, Parliament
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Stony Point   View timetable
Stony Point - Frankston
Via Stony Point, Crib Point, Morradoo, Bittern, Hastings, Tyabb, Somerville, Baxter, Leawarra, Frankston
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Sunbury Ballarat, Bendigo, Geelong View timetable
Sunbury - Melbourne
Via Sunbury, Diggers Rest, Watergardens, Keilor Plains, St Albans, Ginifer, Albion, Sunshine, Tottenham, West Footscray, Middle Footscray, Footscray, North Melbourne, Flagstaff, Melbourne Central, Parliament, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Upfield   View timetable
Upfield - Melbourne
Via Upfield, Gowrie, Fawkner, Merlynston, Batman, Coburg, Moreland, Anstey, Brunswick, Jewell, Royal Park, Flemington Bridge, Macaulay, North Melbourne, Flagstaff, Melbourne Central, Parliament, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Werribee Adelaide (Overland) View timetable
Werribee - Melbourne
Via Werribee, Hoppers Crossing, Williams Landing, Aircraft, Laverton, Westona, Altona, Seaholme, Newport, Spotswood, Yarraville, Seddon, Footscray, South Kensington, North Melbourne, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Williamstown   View timetable
Williamstown - Melbourne
Via Williamstown, Williamstown Beach, North Williamstown, Newport, Spotswood, Yarraville, Seddon, Footscray, South Kensington, North Melbourne, Southern Cross, Flinders Street
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Nearest railway stations for a location in Victoria