It identifies a number of options to improve the route, but no decisions have been made about the options. Further work has commenced to assess the feasibility, cost and deliverability of the proposed options. This work should be completed in early 2012.
The Aberdeen to Inverness Rail Improvement study is available to download in PDF format:
Network Rail’s pre-feasibility study on the improvements to the Aberdeen to Inverness rail line examines the engineering potential to deliver an hourly service, possible new stations at Dalcross and Kintore, and service enhancements between Inverness and