News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog

ScotRail Alliance advises customers of changes to train times at Carstairs

Posted: 16th May 2017

The ScotRail Alliance is urging customers who use Carstairs stations to check their journey times before they travel, as engineering works are taking place over the bank holiday weekend.

Journey times will be extended as buses replace trains through Carstairs on 27 and 29 May. On Monday 29 May only, some services will start or terminate at Lanark, with connecting buses running between Carstairs and Lanark.

Replacement buses will depart Carstairs earlier than normal and arrive back later, so customers are being encouraged to plan ahead and check their journey plans on the ScotRail app or at

A ScotRail Alliance spokesperson said: “These are vital works, and we appreciate our customers’ patience.”

Business Comment

Business Comment is the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce’s bi-monthly magazine. It provides insight on Edinburgh’s vibrant business community, with features on the city’s key sectors, interviews with leading figures and news on new business developments in the capital.
Read more here