Motherwell to Cumbernauld Line
Motherwell to Cumbernauld Line
Cumbernauld railway station
Overview System National Rail Locale North Lanarkshire
Stations 5 Operation Owner Network Rail Operator(s) Scotrail Rolling stock Class 156; Class 318 Motherwell to Cumbernauld LineLegend Cumbernauld Line to Falkirk Grahamston Cumbernauld Greenfaulds Cumbernauld Line to Glasgow Queen Street Coatbridge Central Whifflet Line to Glasgow Central Whifflet Argyle Line to Glasgow Central via Bellshill Argyle Line to Lanark via Holytown WCML & ECML to Glasgow Central Cumbernauld Line to Glasgow Queen Street Motherwell Argyle Line to Glasgow Central via Blantyre Argyle Line to Lanark via Shieldmuir, WCML & ECML
The line was built as part of the:
- Wishaw and Coltness Railway between Motherwell and Whifflet
- Glasgow and Garnkirk Railway between Whifflet and Gartsherrie South Junction
- Caledonian Main Line between Gartsherrie Junction and Cumbernauld.
Connections to services on other lines can be made at:
- Cumbernauld and Greenfaulds to the Cumbernauld Line between Falkirk Grahamston and Glasgow Queen Street
- Whifflet to the Whifflet Line to Glasgow Central
- Motherwell to the Argyle Line and services on the WCML, ECML, and North Berwick Line
2006 to 2011
From 2011 there is an hourly service, usually operated by a Class 156; however, Class 158 are occasionally sighted. This calls at all stations. During the peak this is supplemented by Argyle Line services extended from Motherwell to Coatbridge Central.
- ^ "158741 at Motherwell about to operate 2D61 Motherwell - Cumbernauld". http://www.tomstrainpage.co.uk/class_158/158741.html. Retrieved 16 September 2011.
Railway lines in Scotland InterCity lines Overnight Services Main lines Glasgow commuter lines Edinburgh commuter lines Rural lines Future lines Completed projects
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Cumbernauld Line — Route near Greenfoot in 2006 Cumbernauld Line Overview Type … Wikipedia
Motherwell railway station — Motherwell Motherwell looking from the south, with stabling sidings in the foreground. Platform 4 is closest to the camera. The bridge in the foreground has … Wikipedia
Motherwell (disambiguation) — Motherwell is a town in North Lanarkshire, Scotland Motherwell may also refer to: Contents 1 Constituencies 2 Transportation 3 People 4 Other … Wikipedia
Cumbernauld railway station — Cumbernauld Cumbernauld railway station (northbound platform) … Wikipedia
Motherwell — For other uses, see Motherwell (disambiguation). Coordinates: 55°47′02″N 3°59′07″W / 55.78396°N 3.98522°W / 55.78396; 3.98 … Wikipedia
Caledonian Railway Main Line — Description of the routeThe Caledonian Railway Main Line runs from Carlisle, via Annandale, Beattock and the Clyde valley, to Central Scotland. The original Glasgow terminus was at Buchanan Street access via the Garnkirk and Glasgow Railway (from … Wikipedia
North Clyde Line — North Clyde Line A Class 334 crosses the River Leven between Dumbarton and Dalreoch … Wikipedia
North Berwick Line — Overview System National Rail Locale Edinburgh East Lothian Scotland Operation Owner … Wikipedia
East Coast Main Line — ECML redirects here. For the European Conference on Machine Learning, see ECML PKDD. East Coast Main Line An InterCity 225 on the East Coast Main Line Overview Type … Wikipedia
Waverley Line — Newbattle (or Lothianbridge) viaduct Overview Type Urban rail proposal System … Wikipedia