What do the beeps on Virgin Trains mean?
Most often, say Virgin Trains, which are one of the companies that run Pendolinos, they are heard when the driver wants to speak to staff elsewhere on the train.
But the train beeps are occasional intrusions.
The beeps are there to confirm items have been scanned.
Can you eat on Sydney trains?
Sydney trains: eating and drinking is allowed, but no alcohol. Sydney buses, including privately operated services: eating and drinking is not allowed, except in special circumstances, such as for a medical condition. Fines of up to $100 apply. Sydney ferries: you can eat and drink on most services.
Are you allowed to talk in a quiet carriage?
It is not a library carriage, or a sleeping carriage, it is simply somewhere you are not supposed to use a phone. Conversation is allowed.
What does a quiet carriage mean?
plural. quiet carriages. DEFINITIONS1. 1. a carriage on a train where passengers are asked not to make or receive phone calls, use electronic equipment that makes a noise, etc.
What does quiet coach mean?
If you’re in the quiet coach, the idea is to keep the noise down. Mobile calls and noise from electronic devices are forbidden (now’s not the time to review your ringtone collection!), and conversations should be conducted quietly.
Where are quiet carriages on trains?
Quiet carriages are usually the first, last and two middle carriages of an 8-carriage train, the first and last carriages of a 4-carriage train, the last carriage of a 2-carriage train. Look for signs on the train or platform and listen to announcements for where to find these carriages.