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.

Amended services between Inverness and Perth from Saturday 1 to Monday 3 October

Start date
End date
Route affected

Caledonian Sleeper between Inverness and London Euston

LNER between Inverness and London Kings Cross 

ScotRail between Inverness and Glasgow Queen Street / Edinburgh

TOC(s) affected
Caledonian SleeperLNERScotRail

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

As a result the following amendments will apply:

Caledonian Sleeper:


  • The 20:26 Inverness to London Kings Cross service will be diverted via Aberdeen and Fife. A rail replacement bus service will connect at Dundee fr4om Aviemore, Kingussie, Newtonmore, Dalwhinnie, Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Dunkeld & Birnam and Perth.



Saturday and Sunday:

  • Rail replacement buses will operate between Inverness and Perth.



  • The 07:55 service between Inverness and London Kings Cross will start from Newcastle. For stations between Inverness and Edinburgh, you can use ScotRail services.



  • Buses replace trains between Perth and Inverness (fast and stopping).


Check before you travel:

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

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.