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Amended services in the Glasgow Central area on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 

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Engineering work details

Starts 13 Apr 2024 to 14 Apr 2024

Route(s) affected

Avanti West Coast between London Euston / Birmingham New Street / Crewe / Preston / Carlisle and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

CrossCountry between Plymouth / Edinburgh and Glasgow Central

LNER between London Kings Cross and Glasgow Central

ScotRail services to / from / via Glasgow Central

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


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

Avanti West Coast:


A reduced service will run to / from Glasgow Central, with trains diverting to run via Mount Florida.


A reduced service will run to / from Glasgow Central / Edinburgh.


No trains will run to / from Glasgow Central. Replacement buses will run between Edinburgh and Motherwell, for Glasgow you should use alternative services.


Trains that usually run to / from Glasgow Central will be amended to run to / from Edinburgh instead.

Replacement buses will run between Edinburgh and Motherwell. For Glasgow, you should use ScotRail services between Edinburgh and Glasgow Queen Street.



Trains between Edinburgh and Glasgow Central via Shotts will start / terminate at Carfin. A replacement bus service will operate between Shotts and Glasgow Central.

Trains between Edinburgh and Glasgow Central via Carstairs will be replaced by buses.

Saturday and Sunday

Buses will replace trains between Lanark and Glasgow Central.

TransPennine Express:


TransPennine Express will operate between Manchester Airport and Carlisle / Edinburgh.

Customers travelling to / from Glasgow Central should use services operated by Avanti West Coast.


TransPennine Express will operate train services between:

  • Manchester Airport and Oxenholme.

  • Carlisle and Edinburgh.

Rail Replacement will be in operation between Oxenholme and Carlisle.

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.