Shutting down the Bankstown Line – forcing commuters onto buses, removing direct City trains for 9 stations (west of Bankstown) and rebuilding 11 fully operational stations is all for nothing.
Transport for NSW has admitted the Sydenham to Bankstown section of the Sydney Metro will NOT improve the reliability of train services.
April 2017 Screenshot
May 2017 screenshot
SPOT THE DIFFERENCE: “improving the reliability of services” has been removed from the 1st paragraph under Stand-alone rail line