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 27 to Tuesday 30 November

Start date
End date
Route affected

LNER between London Kings Cross and Inverness

ScotRail between Edinburgh / Glasgow Queen Street and Inverness / Elgin

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Perth and Inverness, resulting in the closure of some lines.


Saturday and Sunday

Inverness services will start / terminate at Perth.


The 12:00 London Kings Cross to Inverness service will terminate at Perth.

Monday and Tuesday

The 07:55 service from Inverness to London Kings Cross will start from Perth.

Rail replacement buses will operate between Inverness and Perth, calling at all stations.


Saturday to Monday

Buses replace trains between Perth and Inverness.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.