Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended services between Glasgow Central and Motherwell / Lockerbie on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 April

Start date
14/04/2018  00:00
End date
15/04/2018 
Route affected
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Caledonian Sleeper between Glasgow Central and London Euston

CrossCountry between Glasgow Central and Edinburgh / Leeds / Sheffield / Birmingham New Street / Plymouth

ScotRail between Ayr / Balloch / Dalmuir / Milngavie / Glasgow Central and Newton / Motherwell / Larkhall / Cumbernauld / Edinburgh

TransPennine Express between Edinburgh and Manchester Airport

Virgin Trains between Glasgow Central and London Euston

Virgin Trains East Coast between Glasgow Central and London Kings Cross

 
TOC(s) affected
Caledonian SleeperCrossCountryScotRailTransPennine ExpressVirgin TrainsVirgin Trains East Coast
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Motherwell and Glasgow Central, and also between Carstairs and Lockerbie, closing some lines.

Caledonian Sleeper:

On Sunday the Glasgow Central to London Euston sleeper service will be retimed to leave Glasgow Central earlier, at 21:40.

CrossCountry:

Services to / from Glasgow Central will start / terminate at Motherwell. Replacement buses will run between Glasgow Central and Motherwell.

ScotRail:

Services that usually run to / from Glasgow Central, or run via this station will be amended or diverted.

Saturday:

An hourly train service will run between Motherwell and Glasgow Central. Replacement buses will run between Bridgeton and Newton and also between Bridgeton and Motherwell (via Whifflet).

Sunday:

Services between Lanark and Glasgow Central will be diverted to run via Mount Florida. Replacement buses will run between Bridgeton and Motherwell, and also between Motherwell and Glasgow Central.

TransPennine Express:

Between 11:30 on Saturday and 14:30 on Sunday services between Edinburgh and Manchester Airport will run between Carlisle and Manchester Airport only. Replacement buses will run between Carlisle and Edinburgh, not calling at Motherwell.

Virgin Trains:

Some services will be diverted to run on an alternative route to / from Glasgow Central. Other services will terminate at Preston or Carlisle. Replacement buses will run between Carlisle and Glasgow Central, calling at Lockerbie.

Virgin Trains East Coast:

On Saturday, Sunday and Monday, services will start from / terminate at Edinburgh instead of Glasgow Central.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.