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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-02793: Oliver Mundell (Dumfriesshire)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 16 September 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what representations it has made to ScotRail regarding the frequency of train services between Dumfries and Carlisle.

Answered by: Humza Yousaf 22 September 2016

An option for a more frequent weekday service between Dumfries and Carlisle formed part of the recent ScotRail Franchise tendering process.

As a result ScotRail are scheduled to introduce an enhanced timetable from December 2017.