Buses replace trains between Edinburgh and Dundee on Sunday 21 January

Routes Affected

CrossCountry between Penzance and Aberdeen

LNER between London Kings Cross and Aberdeen

ScotRail between Edinburgh and Aberdeen

Validity Period


Engineering work is taking place between Edinburgh and Dundee, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​


Trains to / from Aberdeen will run a diversionary route between Edinburgh and Dundee with journey times extended by approximately 20 minutes. A rail replacement coach service will be provided between Edinburgh, Inverkeithing, Kirkcaldy, Leuchars and Dundee.


Buses will replace trains between Edinburgh and Dundee.

It is not yet known how ScotRail will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

f you are travelling with CrossCountry or LNER, please use 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 .

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.

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