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 Saturday 13 to Monday 15 November

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LNER between London Kings Cross and Inverness

ScotRail between Glasgow Queen Street / Edinburgh and Inverness / Elgin

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Engineering work is taking place between Perth and Inverness, closing all lines.


On Saturday, the 12:00 London Kings Cross to Inverness service will terminate at Perth. A replacement bus will run from Perth to Inverness.

On Sunday, trains to / from Inverness will be amended to run to / from Perth. Buses will run between Perth and Inverness.

On Monday, the 07:55 Inverness to London Kings Cross service will start from Perth. A replacement bus will run from Inverness to Perth.


On Sunday, buses replace trains between Perth and Inverness.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with ScotRail, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle 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.