Service alteration details

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Buses replace trains between West Kilbride and Largs until further notice

Incident created
05/02/2021 17:27
Last updated
01/03/2021 06:35
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Between Glasgow Central and Largs

TOC(s) affected

Multiple landslips near West Kilbride have closed the line between West Kilbride and Largs.

Services between Glasgow Central and Largs will run between Glasgow Central and West Kilbride only. No trains can call at Fairlie or Largs.

We don’t have a robust estimate for the line to reopen at the moment.

Services between Glasgow Central and Ardrossan Harbour can run normally.

Alternative travel advice:

A replacement bus shuttle service will operate between West Kilbride and Largs, calling at Fairlie.

Additional information:

Railway staff are dealing with two significant landslips between West Kilbride and Largs. Teams are assessing the damage at both sites. An image of the landslide can be viewed here.

Check before you travel:
You can check your journey using the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility information, please use this page.

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

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You may be entitled to compensation if you experience a delay in completing your journey today. Please keep your train ticket and make a note of your journey, as both will be required to support any claim.

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