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No trains between Carlisle and Motherwell / Glasgow Central on Sunday 5 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 05 May 2024 to 05 May 2024

Route(s) affected

Avanti West Coast between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central

CrossCountry between Plymouth / Edinburgh and Glasgow Central

LNER between London Kings Cross and Glasgow Central

ScotRail services to / from / via Glasgow Central / Motherwell

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Airport / Preston and Glasgow Central


Engineering work is taking place between Carlisle and Glasgow Central, closing all lines.

Avanti West Coast:

No trains will run between Carlisle and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh.

Replacement buses have not been confirmed, please check back here closer to the time of travel for more information.


No trains will call at Motherwell. Replacement buses will run between Edinburgh and Motherwell.


The 16:30 London Kings Cross to Glasgow Central service will terminate at Edinburgh. A replacement bus will run between Edinburgh and Motherwell.

TransPennine Express:

Buses will replace trains between Oxenholme and Carlisle, and also between Carlisle and Edinburgh.

It is not yet known how ScotRail will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with CrossCountry, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with Avanti West Coast, LNER, ScotRail or TransPennine Express, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.