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.

No trains between Carlisle and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh via Lockerbie from Saturday 11 to Monday 13 April

Start date
11/04/2020  00:00
End date
13/04/2020 
Route affected
Download map of route afected Avanti West Coast between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Scotland

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Scotland
 
TOC(s) affected
Avanti West CoastTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Lockerbie and Motherwell / Kirknewton closing all lines.

Avanti West Coast and TransPennine Express are also affected by engineering work in the Leyland, Liverpool Lime Street and Motherwell areas.

Avanti West Coast

As a result of this engineering work and the engineering work in the Leyland area, there will be no Avanti West Coast trains between Wigan North Western and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh via Lockerbie.

Replacement buses will run between Wigan North Western and Preston and between Carlisle and Glasgow Central.

Customers should use TransPennine Express trains between Preston and Carlisle and replacement buses between Carlisle and Edinburgh.

A very limited number of trains will run between Carlisle and Glasgow Central via Dumfries.

Avanti West Coast are also affected by engineering work in the Wolverhampton area.

TransPennine Express

Buses will replace trains between Carlisle and Edinburgh but will not call at Haymarket. Customers should change at Edinburgh for ScotRail trains between Edinburgh and Haymarket.

Customers should use Avanti West Coast replacement buses between Carlisle and Glasgow Central.

ScotRail are also affected by this engineering work in the Motherwell area.

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.