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 Paisley Gilmour Street and Kilwinning on Sunday 3 March

Start date
03/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Glasgow Central and Ayr / Stranraer / Largs / Ardrossan Harbour

TOC(s) affected

Track renewal work is taking place between Paisley Gilmour Street and Kilwinning closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Paisley Gilmour Street and Kilwinning.

Trains to / from Largs and Ardrossan Harbour

Trains will run between Glasgow Central and Paisley Gilmour Street and between Kilwinning and Largs / Ardrossan Harbour.

Additional buses will operate from Glasgow Central / Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan Harbour to connect to Ferry crossings.

Services between Glasgow Central and Gourock / Wemyss Bay will run as normal.

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.