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Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Buses replace trains between Kilmarnock and Dumfries on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 13 Jul 2024 to 14 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Glasgow Central and Dumfries / Carlisle


Engineering work is taking place between Kilmarnock and Dumfries, closing all lines.

The following amendments have been made:

The Glasgow Central to Carlisle service will now run as two train services; one between Glasgow Central and Kilmarnock, and one between Dumfries and Carlisle.

A bus replacement service will run between Kilmarnock and Dumfries.

A map of the engineering work can be found here.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.