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 service in the Motherwell area from Saturday 4 until Monday 6 May

Start date
04/05/2019  00:00
End date
06/05/2019 
Route affected
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All routes through Motherwell

 
TOC(s) affected
Caledonian SleeperCrossCountryLondon North Eastern RailwayScotRailTransPennine ExpressVirgin Trains
Description

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

Caledonian Sleeper:

On Sunday 5 May, the Glasgow Central / Edinburgh to London Kings Cross service is diverted via Holytown and will be unable to call at Motherwell. Please note due to works at London Euston, Sleeper services will be diverted to / from London Kings Cross.

CrossCountry:

From Saturday 4 until Monday 6 May, CrossCountry services will be diverted and unable to call at Motherwell. Customer may use alternative rail services between Glasgow and Motherwell.

London North Eastern Railway:

It is not yet known how LNER are affected by this engineering work.

ScotRail:

Glasgow Central - Lanark: diverted via Holytown. Buses replace trains Bellshill and Wishaw calling at Motherwell and Shieldmuir.

Glasgow Central to Motherwell services withdrawn. Customers are advised to take the Glasgow Central to Lanark service and change at Bellshill for a forwarding bus connection to Motherwell. Buses replace trains from Bellshill to Wishaw calling at Motherwell and Shieldmuir.

Ayr to Edinburgh / North Berwick via Motherwell services are diverted via Wishaw. Buses replace trains from Wishaw calling at Shieldmuir and Motherwell.

Services between Motherwell and Balloch / Dalmuir via Whifflet will start / terminate at Whifflet. Buses will replace trains from Whifflet to Motherwell.

TransPennine Express:

It is not yet known how TransPennine Express are affected by this engineering work.

Virgin Trains:

It is not yet known how Virgin Trains are affected by this engineering work.

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