Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Falkirk Grahamston and Perth / Dundee on Sunday 23 September

Start date
23/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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ScotRail between Glasgow Queen Street / Edinburgh and Alloa / Dunblane / Perth / Aberdeen / Inverness / Elgin

London North Eastern Railway between London Kings Cross and Inverness

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Larbert and Gleneagles, closing all lines.

Caledonian Sleeper:

Caledonian Sleeper services are unaffected by this engineering work.

London North Eastern Railway:

Services to / from Inverness will be diverted between Perth and Edinburgh, not calling at stations via Stirling.

Replacement buses will run between Perth and Falkirk Grahamston, and between Gleneagles and Edinburgh.


As a result, services between Glasgow Queen Street and Aberdeen will be diverted to run via Fife.

Buses replace trains between:

  • Falkirk High and Perth / Dundee.
  • Falkirk Grahamston and Dunblane / Perth.
  • Falkirk Grahamston and Stirling.
  • Stirling and Alloa.

Services between Edinburgh and Dunblane / Perth will run between Edinburgh and Falkirk Grahamston.

The 11:11 Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness will be diverted, not calling at stations via Stirling. The 14:38 and 18:11 Glasgow Queen Street to Elgin services will start at Perth as per normal timetable. A connecting bus service will run from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.