Timetable changes

Tweaks to our train times

Sometimes we need to make the odd change to our schedule, for anything from engineering works to alcohol-free trains on match days. You can check if anything might affect your travel plans here. 

Search for timetable changes

Check for changes

Today's timetable changes Friday 13 December

No trains on Wednesday 25 December - Christmas Day

As in previous years, we will not be running any trains on Christmas Day.

These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine.

No trains on Thursday 26 December - Boxing Day

As in previous years, we will not be running any trains on Boxing Day.

These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine.

Reduced timetable before 14.00 on Friday 27 December due to engineering works

 

There will be a reduced train service until 14.00 to and from London King’s Cross due to Network Rail upgrade work. Trains are expected to be very busy, we recommend reserving a seat.

The first services to and from London King’s Cross will be:

Northbound
07.27 to Edinburgh Waverley
07.30 to Leeds

Southbound
06.05 from Leeds
06.31 from York
05.59 from Newcastle
05.48 from Edinburgh Waverley

Until 13.30, an amended timetable will be in operation with a reduced service into and out of London King’s Cross.

Throughout the day, services to and from Harrogate will start from and terminate at Leeds. 

Services to and from Glasgow Central will start from and terminate at Edinburgh Waverley.  

Services to and from Aberdeen and Inverness will take a diversionary route and will be unable to call at Haymarket.  Northbound services will depart London King’s Cross 30 minutes earlier than normal and will run earlier to Edinburgh.  Southbound services will arrive into Edinburgh 30 minutes later than normal and may have changes to usual calling patterns between Edinburgh and London.  Journey times between Aberdeen/Inverness and Edinburgh will be up to 30 minutes longer than normal. 

The 14.52 from Aberdeen to London King’s Cross will take a diversionary route and will be unable to call at Kirkcaldy.  A rail replacement coach service will operate from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh Waverley.

These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine.

Diverted services on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 January 2020 to and from London

On Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 January, LNER trains to and from London are diverted via Cambridge, due to engineering works. This means your journey time will be extended by over an hour. Trains will be busier than usual, we strongly recommend you reserve a seat.

These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine.

Diverted services on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 January 2020 to and from London

On Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 January, LNER trains to and from London are diverted via Cambridge, due to engineering works. This means your journey time will be extended by over an hour. Trains will be busier than usual, we strongly recommend you reserve a seat.

These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine.