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Industrial action to affect CrossCountry services from Thursday 29 February until Saturday 2 March 

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Incident reported: 23 Jan 2024 at 16:15

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Last updated

26 Feb 2024 at 00:41

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Some CrossCountry routes


The RMT union have announced industrial action at Craigentinny Depot (near Edinburgh). CrossCountry services will be affected on the following dates:

  • Thursday 29 February (from 17:59)

  • Friday 1 March (all day)

  • Saturday 2 March (until 17:58)

Thursday 29 February until Saturday 2 March:

CrossCountry services to and from Scotland may be subject to last minute changes.

Trains may be busier than normal on the Sheffield - York - Newcastle - Edinburgh route.

More information:

More details if you're travelling on the strike days, including ticket options and FAQs, can be found on the CrossCountry website.

Check before you travel:

You can check your journey for today using the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner. Online Journey Planners for Thursday 29 February, Friday 1 and Saturday 2 March will be updated on the day of travel.