News - Dundee




Contact the news and picture editor. Twitter feed    RSS Feed

Themes   Landslide   Derailment   Stonehaven derailment   Carmont   Borders Railway   Re-opening   ScotRail   cancellations   Fifth Anniversary   Caledonian Sleeper   Weather   Electrification   Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway   ORR   Bridge of Orchy   HS2   Transport Scotland   Linlithgow   Caledonian MacBrayne   West Highland Railway   Dundee   Aberdeen   MV Glen Sannox   Bridge strike   Levenmouth   Troon   Gourock   Ferguson Marine   Shuttle service   Dingwall and Skye Railway   Flood   Paddle Steamer   Polmont   PS Waverley   

Rail passengers travelling between Dundee and Inverkeithing faced disruption earlier this morning after a train fault at Leuchars station.
(Permalink) Breakdown Dundee Inverkeithing Leuchars

The signs are up, as preparations to open a new Costa Coffee at Dundee Railway station are under way.
(Permalink) Dundee

A new shuttle service between Montrose and Edinburgh will be introduced from Monday, 14 September to allow customers travelling in the north east to complete their journey by rail.
The service will run Monday to Saturday between Montrose and Edinburgh, and between Montrose and Dundee on Sundays.
It follows the introduction of a rail shuttle service between Aberdeen and Stonehaven last week.
Existing replacement bus services between Dundee and Aberdeen remain in place for customers travelling beyond Montrose.
(Permalink) Aberdeen Dundee Montrose Shuttle service

Dundee's new £38m railway station has opened to the public.

The five-storey building, which took two-and-a-half years to complete, includes a 120-room hotel and retail units.

It is situated beside the city's V&A Museum of Design, which opens on 15 September.

City development director Mike Galloway said the new building was one of the 'major landmarks in the city's regeneration.'
(Permalink) Dundee


Dundee: The new entrance to Dundee station takes shape on 25 October. This is part of a larger development transforming this area.
David Panton 25/10/2017


Dundee: The station entrance at Dundee on 14th August 2017. This was closed in the late 1950s but has since been modernised and reopened.
Veronica Clibbery 14/08/2017


Dundee: The first stage of the Dundee station redevelopment has been unveiled. The ScotRail Alliance today (31 January) opened new-look facilities for customers at Dundee station, following investment of more than £1million. Customers will benefit from a refurbished customer area, making the station a more pleasant and relaxing place to catch a train.
ScotRail 31/01/2018

Construction work has got under way at Dundee's new train station concourse in a £28m project.
Crews from Balfour Beatty have started work at the site on the new building, which will include a three-storey hotel, a cafe and retail space.
The previous 1970s station building was torn down in a succession of Christmas Day demolitions, while rail services were suspended for the holidays.
The new concourse is scheduled to be complete in two years' time.
(Permalink) Dundee


Dundee: 47119 calls at Dundee with an Aberdeen train on 11 August 1981.
John Furnevel 11/08/1981


Dundee: Oh beautiful Railway Station near the Silv'ry Tay!
Alas! I am very sorry to say
That most of it has recently been taken away...


The site of the 1960's Dundee station building awaits redevelopment in May 2015 see image [[33756]].
Colin McDonald 16/05/2015


Dundee: View east at Dundee station in August 2010. On the left a Glasgow Queen Street - Aberdeen service is preparing to restart its journey from platform 4, while on the right an Aberdeen - Kings Cross HST has just arrived at platform 1.
Brian Forbes 05/08/2010

A freight train has derailed in Dundee, causing delays to rail services between the central belt and Aberdeen.
The train came off the tracks between Broughty Ferry and Dundee in the early hours, blocking the line between the city and Carnoustie.
Services across the north east of Scotland could be cancelled or revised until the end of the day.
ScotRail said it was working to provide replacement transport.
(Permalink) Broughty Ferry Derailment Dundee ScotRail

KML version