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News & Blog
  • More Seats as Electric Trains to Run Between Edinburgh and Glasgow

    More Seats as Electric Trains to Run Between Edinburgh and Glasgow

    11th December 2017

    Customers travelling between Edinburgh and Glasgow via Falkirk High will benefit from more seats from Sunday as electric trains run on that route for the first-time.

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  • Yule Need a Ticket – Scotrail Alliance Rolls Out Christmas Trains

    Yule Need a Ticket – Scotrail Alliance Rolls Out Christmas Trains

    6th December 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is getting into the holiday spirit with the launch of specially-branded Christmas trains.

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  • Christmas cracker – ScotRail Alliance adds extra carriages and more services

    Christmas cracker – ScotRail Alliance adds extra carriages and more services

    24th November 2017

    Customers across the central belt are set to benefit from extra services and more carriages in the run-up to Christmas.

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  • What a spectacular finish!

    What a spectacular finish!

    8th November 2017

    New trains for Scotland are another step closer as the ScotRail Alliance today revealed the interiors of its new fleet.

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  • Soldiers join forces with railway staff to launch ‘poppy trains’

    Soldiers join forces with railway staff to launch ‘poppy trains’

    7th November 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance has unveiled one of five specially-branded trains as part of its support for this year’s poppy appeal.

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  • ScotRail investment delivers for the south of Scotland

    ScotRail investment delivers for the south of Scotland

    27th October 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance today announced that customers in the south of Scotland are set to reap the benefits of major new investment – with more services and more seats.

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  • Turning over a new leaf – everyday

    Turning over a new leaf – everyday

    25th October 2017

    • Autumn conditions mean heavier leaf fall by mid-October • Annual performance at 91.1 per cent • Daily rail clearing…

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  • Join the ghost train – ScotRail unveils Hallowe’en trains

    Join the ghost train – ScotRail unveils Hallowe’en trains

    24th October 2017

    With the dark nights upon us and the days growing ever colder, Hallowe’en is just around the corner - and the ScotRail Alliance is marking this today with the launch of specially-branded trains.

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  • Edinburgh to Glasgow electrification takes steps forward

    Edinburgh to Glasgow electrification takes steps forward

    20th October 2017

    The electrification of the Edinburgh to Glasgow mainline took positive steps forward yesterday, as the ScotRail Alliance prepares for full testing of its new trains on the electrified route.

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  • Vital engineering works affect trains on East Lothian routes

    Vital engineering works affect trains on East Lothian routes

    5th September 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is asking customers to check their journey times before they travel, as improvement works are taking place two Saturdays in September on routes through East Lothian.

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