Reservations are compulsory on all services travelling to or from:
They are are required for all journeys on reserved trains, even if you're only travelling a short distance.
- Swan Hill
Reserved services are shaded in timetables, and are shown in 'Plan a journey | Buy tickets' with an 'R' for 'reservations required'.
Reservations are not required on trains travelling to or from all other destinations including Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Seymour and Traralgon.
Making a reservationBuy tickets online and we'll make your reservation for you. If there's enough time, we'll post your tickets, otherwise you can pick them up at any V/Line ticket sales outlet once we send you the reservation number.
See Where to buy tickets for ticket sales outlets. These locations can also make a reservation for you.