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Amended service running to / from Glasgow Queen Street from Sunday 24 December to Tuesday 2 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Dec 2023 to 02 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Glasgow Queen Street and Aberdeen

Between Glasgow Queen Street and Alloa

Between Glasgow Queen Street and Cumbernauld

Between Glasgow Queen Street and Falkirk Grahamston

Between Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh via Falkirk High

Between Glasgow Queen Street and Inverness


Engineering work is taking place between Bishopbriggs and Stirling, closing some lines.

The following amendments will be in place:

24 December - Trains running to / from Glasgow Queen Street will be withdrawn before 20:00.

25 December – No service.

26 December – Limited train service in place on selected routes (avoiding routes impacted by engineering work). Rail replacement buses will serve Bishopbriggs, Lenzie and Croy.

27 – 31 December (main dates affected by engineering work) -

  • Glasgow Queen Street – Cumbernauld / Falkirk Grahamston will not run.

  • Glasgow Queen Street – Alloa trains operates via Cumbernauld, calling all stations.

  • Glasgow Queen Street– Edinburgh via Falkirk High trains diverted non-stop via Cumbernauld and calls at Falkirk Grahamston.

  • Aberdeen / Inverness – Glasgow Queen Street trains terminate Perth / Stirling with combination of rail replacement buses and option to change trains at Stirling.

31 December – Trains will be withdrawn before 22:00.

1 January – No service.

2 January – All routes will operate to an amended timetable.

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.