V/Line trains have heat speed restrictions when the temperature hits 36 degrees.
When the temperature hits 36 degrees, V/Line trains slow down because steel tracks expand in the heat.

Be prepared

Keep an eye on the weather forecasts during the hotter months. If the weather is tipped to be above 36 degrees where you travel, allow extra time to reach your destination. 

For updates about services on days where heat speed restrictions are in place: