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Buses replace trains between Glasgow Central and Lanark / Shotts / Edinburgh via Carstairs on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 April 

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Engineering work details

Starts 06 Apr 2024 to 07 Apr 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

ScotRail services between Glasgow Central and Edinburgh via Shotts / Carstairs, and between Glasgow Central and Lanark

Description

Engineering work is taking place between Glasgow Central and Lanark / Carfin, closing various lines.

Glasgow Central - Lanark:

On Saturday and Sunday, buses will replace trains between Glasgow Central and Lanark.

Glasgow Central - Edinburgh via Carstairs:

On Saturday, buses will replace trains between Glasgow Central and Edinburgh via Carstairs.

On Sunday, no trains are scheduled to run on this route.

Glasgow Central - Edinburgh via Shotts:

On Saturday, trains will run between Carfin and Edinburgh only. Replacement buses will run between Glasgow Central and Shotts. You should change between buses and trains at Shotts instead of at Carfin.

Replacement minibuses will run between Edinburgh and Kirknewton via Haymarket, Slateford, Kingsknowe, Wester Hailes and Curriehill. These buses connect with other replacement buses for Glasgow or Edinburgh at Kirknewton.

On Sunday, an amended and retimed train service will run between Glasgow Central and Edinburgh via Shotts.

Maps:

Saturday: Glasgow Central - Edinburgh via Shotts / Carstairs

Sunday: Glasgow Central - Edinburgh via Shotts

Saturday and Sunday: Glasgow Central - Lanark

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.