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 Kyle of Lochalsh / Tain from 20:00 on Saturday 20 and all day Sunday 21 October

Start date
20/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Inverness and Tain / Wick / Thurso and between Inverness / Kyle of Lochalsh

TOC(s) affected

Track work is taking place between Inverness and Garve and Inverness and Muir of Ord, closing all lines from 20:00 on Saturday and all day on Sunday.

Kyle of Lochalsh Services
Buses replace trains between Kyle of Lochalsh and Inverness.

Wick/Thurso Services
Buses replace trains between Invergordon and Inverness.

Tain Services
Buses replace trains between Tain and Inverness.

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


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.