Signalling fault causing travel disruption for Falkirk district rail commuters

Rail commuters in Falkirk district face travel disruption following a signalling fault.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 17th December 2018, 8:36 am
Updated Monday, 17th December 2018, 9:41 am
Train services in Falkirk district have been impacted by a signalling fault in Perth
Train services in Falkirk district have been impacted by a signalling fault in Perth

Services to Inverness and Aberdeen from Glasgow and Edinburgh have been terminating at Perth this morning (Monday) due to a system issue there.

The disruption has also caused delays in the central belt, including to services between Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Train tickets are now being accepted on replacement buses.

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The firm said the fault had been fixed by 7am, however, disruption was likely throughout the morning.

ScotRail had already confirmed a number of trains would be cancelled, mainly because of staff shortages.

Passengers are advised to check the ScotRail website for updates on rail services.