Following in-depth analysis of the franchise, it has been announced that Abellio's contract will end early, in March 2022.
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The single ITSO smartcard will intergrate 16 previously unconnected paper ticket and smartcard systems, allowing for an easier and smoother journey.
ScotRail has launched a new WhatsApp service for customers as part of a £4 million investment plan to improve passenger satisfaction.
Eight communities across Scotland are set to benefit from a share of the Local Rail Development Fund (LRDF) which is thought to be worth £817,000
Transport Scotland called on Network Rail to grow rail freight over the next control period, and so a growth programme has been created.
Transport Scotland has published their strategy detailing the investments in their planned rail improvements which will take place over the next decade…
7 September 2015 | By Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Global Railway Review
Borders Railway, the first domestic line to be built in the UK in over 100 years, has welcomed passengers aboard regular services operating between Edinburgh and the Scottish Borders.
28 August 2015 | By Victoria White
ScotRail and Transport Scotland have launched a new £1.5m community fund to breathe new life into old and disused railway station premises...
10 October 2014 | By Hitachi Rail Europe
Hitachi Rail Europe is delighted that Transport Scotland has announced its intention to award Abellio the new ScotRail franchise...
8 October 2014 | By FirstGroup
FirstGroup, the leading transport operator in the UK and North America, has been informed by Transport Scotland that it has not been awarded the new ScotRail franchise...