Rail links: Information on rail operators across the country.

Rail operators serving Scotland


Operator Contact details


ScotRail operates the vast majority of rail services in Scotland. ScotRail is operated by Abellio.


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Customer services: 0344 811 0141

Caledonian Sleeper

Caledonian Sleepers are overnight train services running between Scotland and London.


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Ticket bookings: 0330 060 0500
(Open Mon-Fri 08:00-00:00, Sat 08:00-16:00, Sun 15:00-00:00).
Textphone: 01463 231951

Virgin Trains West Coast

West Coast Main Line rail services between London, the North West of England, North Wales and Scotland.


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Ticket bookings: 08719 774 222

Virgin Trains East Coast

East Coast Main Line rail services between London, the North East of England and Scotland.


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Ticket bookings: 03457 225 333


Rail services between Scotland and major UK cities (outside London) and the South West of England.


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Ticket bookings: 0844 811 0124

First TransPennine Express

Rail services between Scotland and the North of England, including regular services to/from Manchester Airport.


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Ticket bookings:  0345 600 1671

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Integrated tickets to use on rail services



Discount price bus ticket that you buy with your train ticket. Offers unlimited bus travel at the start, finish, or both ends of your train journey.


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Unlimited travel by bus & train or just bus in East Central Scotland.


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Zone Card

Up to 50% off unlimited travel in Strathclyde on rail, Subway, most buses & some ferries.


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Online ticket sales for national rail services



National rail tickets and information.


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Book national rail tickets and earn loyalty points.


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Take The Train

National rail tickets with no booking or credit card fees.


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The UK's No.1 independent national rail ticket retailer.


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Rail links for visitors


Train Taxi

Guide to taxis serving all train and underground stations in the UK.


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High-speed international services between London, Paris and Brussels.


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Ticket bookings 08705 186 186

Brit Rail

Information on planning British rail journeys for people living outside Britain.


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Deutsche Bahn UK

Rail information for travel from the UK to other European Countries.


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