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 Virgin Trains East Coast service to / from Inverness on Sunday 8 July

Start date
08/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Kings Cross and Inverness

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains East Coast

Engineering work is taking place between Edinburgh and Linlithgow, closing some lines.

The 09:40 Inverness to London Kings Cross and the 12:00 London Kings Cross to Inverness will run via a diversionary route between Haymarket and Perth. A rail replacement coach service will be provided between Edinburgh and Falkirk Grahamston, Stirling, Gleneagles and Perth.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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


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.