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 Dundee and Aberdeen on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 January

Start date
04/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Caledonian Sleeper between London Euston and Aberdeen

CrossCountry between Plymouth / Edinburgh / Dundee and Aberdeen

LNER between London Kings Cross / Leeds / Edinburgh and Aberdeen

ScotRail between Edinburgh / Glasgow Queen Street / Perth and Aberdeen, and also between Edinburgh and Arbroath

TOC(s) affected
Caledonian SleeperCrossCountryLNERScotRail

Engineering work is taking place between Dundee and Aberdeen, closing all lines.


Buses will replace trains between Dundee and Aberdeen.

Caledonian Sleeper:

On Sunday night, the 21:43 Aberdeen to London Euston 'Highland' service will start from Dundee. A bus will be provided to run from Aberdeen to Dundee, departing at the earlier time of 20:25.


LNER services to / from Aberdeen will be amended to instead run to / from Edinburgh / Dundee. At present there is no alternative service between Edinburgh / Dundee and Aberdeen.


Buses replace trains between Dundee and Aberdeen.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.