Caledonian Sleeper operator Serco is in “sit and watch” mode as a battle looms over ScotRail, the outsourcing giant’s boss said.
A Highland cow caused rush-hour delays to trains around Glasgow after escaping from a country park.
A large area of the north west was battening down the hatches with wind speeds of up to 75mph predicted today.
Rail commuters in the north and north-east are experiencing service disruption after a person was hit by a train today.
ScotRail train services run by Dutch transport giant Abellio lost more than £11 million in the 15 months to the end of March, it has emerged.
North and north-east rail passengers commuting to and from Edinburgh will face major travel disruptions this weekend.
ScotRail has come under fire for cancelling seat reservations on trains linking Aberdeen and Inverness with the Central Belt.
Abellio is to be stripped of the contract to run ScotRail services, it has been announced.
A union is claiming victory over Scotrail in a long-running dispute about the role of managers on trains.
Train services running from the north and north-east to the central belt face being cancelled, delayed or revised due to flooding on the line.
Rail and ferry services ground to a halt and hundreds of residents were left without power as heavy rain and high winds caused a wave of disruption across the north and Moray.
The West Highland railway line has reopened this afternoon after it was closed earlier today due to flooding.
Train passengers are facing disruption on the west coast due to flooding.
ScotRail promises better service and more journeys to address ‘pent up frustration’ of north-east passengers
ScotRail has promised to improve services and add journeys to address the "pent up frustration” of north-east passengers.
A number of rail services heading to and from the north-east today have been cancelled because of a lack of crew.
A number of Aberdeen trains are to be cancelled this evening as a result of staff shortages.
A number of services in the Highlands were delayed today due to flooding.
A number of train services in the Highlands have been cancelled this evening due to a signal fault.
North-east commuters are experiencing another day of train cancellations today due to staff shortages.
A number of ScotRail services from Aberdeen have been cancelled today due to a shortage of train staff. Scheduled departures not in service include the 4.39pm Aberdeen to Stonehaven and the 5.39pm journey to Glasgow Queen Street. A ScotRail statement said the cancellations were due to “a shortage of train crew.”
A number of ScotRail trains have been cancelled today due to a shortage of crew on-board. Trains between Aberdeen and Montrose are affected including the 3.16pm, 4.49pm, 9.15pm and 11.02pm services. A ScotRail statement said the cancellations were “due to a shortage of train crew.”
Commuters are still facing delays after a fault was discovered on the tracks between Arrochar and Tarbet and Ardlui.
Two of the main rail routes in and out of the north were hit with a double whammy of flooding and technical issues.
Heavy flooding has caused major disruption to rail services with trains forced to operate at slow speeds.
ScotRail passengers are facing delays this morning due to an ongoing signal issue between Dalwhinnie and Kingussie.
Highlands and Islands MSP condems Scotrail for ‘dragging their feet’ in resolving customer complaints over ticket machine
A Highland and Islands MSP has condemned Scotrail for “dragging its feet” after taking three months to repair an overcharging ticket machine in Nairn.
Rail commuters are experiencing delays this evening due to a signalling fault between Inverness and Aviemore.
Highland train commuters are experiencing service cancellations as heavy rain fall and flooding forces the closure of the Far North Line.
The Caledonian Sleeper train is experiencing delays this morning due to a technical issue at Perth.
A flagship project to upgrade the Highland railway between Perth and Inverness has had £8.3 million added to its budget, according to Scottish Government documents.
Large parts of Aberdeen city centre were left in darkness last night and rail commuters faced delays after power cuts.
Parts of Aberdeen have been left in darkness after electricity outages.