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.

Buses replace trains between Inverness and Perth on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 October

Start date
27/10/2018  00:00
End date
28/10/2018 
Route affected
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Caledonian Sleeper between Inverness and London Euston

London North Eastern Railway between Inverness and London Kings Cross

ScotRail between Inverness and Perth / Glasgow Queen Street / Edinburgh and between Elgin and Glasgow Queen Street

 
TOC(s) affected
Caledonian SleeperLondon North Eastern RailwayScotRail
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Inverness and Perth on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 October, closing all lines.

Caledonian Sleeper

On Sunday, the 20:26 Inverness to London Euston service will be diverted via Aberdeen and Fife, departing Inverness earlier than normal. A rail replacement bus service will connect with this service at Dundee, calling at Aviemore, Kingussie, Dalwhinnie, Blair, Atholl, Pitlochry, Dunkeld & Birnam and Perth.

London North Eastern Railway

On Saturday, the 12:00 London Kings Cross to Perth service will terminate at Perth. Replacement road transport will then continue on to Inverness, calling at Pitlochry, Kingussie and Aviemore.

On Sunday, services to and from Inverness will start / terminate at Perth. Replacement road transport will then continue on to Inverness, calling at Pitlochry, Kingussie and Aviemore.

ScotRail

All weekend trains will not run between Inverness and Perth. Replacement road transport will run between these stations.

Sunday evening:

Glasgow Queen Street – Aberdeen services

The 19:36 Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street service is diverted via Fife between Dundee and Glasgow Queen Street.

The 21:45 Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen service is diverted via Fife between Glasgow Queen Street and Dundee

Buses replace trains between Falkirk Grahamston, and Dundee for intermediate stations in both directions. A connecting shuttle bus also operates between Falkirk High and Falkirk Grahamston. Please change buses at Falkirk Grahamston for stations via Stirling.

Edinburgh – Dunblane / Perth services
Train services from the 20:35 service from Edinburgh will terminate at Falkirk Grahamston
Train services from the 21:01 service from Dunblane will start at Falkirk Grahamston

Buses will replace trains between Falkirk Grahamston and Dunblane / Perth

Glasgow Queen Street – Alloa services
Train services from the 20:15 Glasgow Queen Street service will terminate at Falkirk Grahamston
Train services from the 21:14 Alloa service will start from Falkirk Grahamston

Buses will replace trains between Falkirk Grahamston and Stirling. Connecting shuttle bus also operates between Stirling and Alloa

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.