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 Perth and Inverness from Friday 22 to the morning Tuesday 26 March

Start date
22/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Caledonian Sleeper between London Euston and Inverness

London North Eastern Railway between London Kings Cross and Inverness

ScotRail between Glasgow Queen Street / Edinburgh and Inverness

TOC(s) affected
Caledonian SleeperLNERScotRail

Engineering work is taking place between Perth and Inverness, closing all lines from Friday to Monday inclusive.

Caledonian Sleeper:

The Friday evening and Sunday evening trains between London Euston and Inverness in both directions will be diverted to run via Aberdeen and Fife.

Replacement buses will run between Dundee and Carrbridge, calling at Perth, Dunkeld & Birnam, Pitlochry, Blair Atholl, Dalwhinnie, Newtonmore, Kingussie and Aviemore.


Buses replace trains between Perth and Inverness.

On Friday, the 12:00 London Kings Cross to Inverness service will terminate at Perth. On Tuesday morning, the 07:55 Inverness to London Kings Cross service will start from Perth


On Saturday, Sunday and Monday buses will replace trains between Perth and Inverness.

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.