Electrification programme

Edinburgh – Glasgow via Falkirk High

The electrification of the main Edinburgh to Glasgow via Falkirk line was completed in December 2017.

Edinburgh and Glasgow to Stirling, Dunblane and Alloa

The electrification of the Stirling/Alloa/Dunblane was completed in December 2018, with the project delivering much needed step free access to all platforms in Stirling Station. The project also delivered a number of improvements benefiting local communities including new improved road bridges for Stirling, Dunblane, Larbert and Cowie.

Edinburgh – Glasgow via Shotts

Works to electrify the Edinburgh – Glasgow via Shotts line, was completed in March 2019. This comprised of electrification of 75 single track kilometres (approximately 46 miles) of track. between Lanarkshire and through to Mid-Calder Junction.