Caledonian News

New carriages set to debut on Caledonian Sleeper

New carriages set to debut on Caledonian Sleeper

17 January 2018 Rail & Coach News

The first carriages from the new £100 million fleet of Caledonian Sleeper trains have arrived in the UK ahead of their introduction to service later this year. Starting in October 2018, the overnight rail service will begin to be transformed as 75 new carriages are introduced in a phased transition.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Caledonian Sleeper

Breaking Travel News investigates: Caledonian Sleeper

28 October 2016 Focus

The Caledonian Sleeper, operating between London and Scotland six nights each week, sees guests arrive at the heart of their destination refreshed and ready to go. Here Breaking Travel News editor takes the trip from London Euston to Inverness ahead of a weekend at Loch Ness.

Caledonian Sleeper partners with St Andrews Golf Travel

Caledonian Sleeper partners with St Andrews Golf Travel

16 June 2016 Rail & Coach News

The Caledonian Sleeper is teeing off a new service with luxury golf tour operator, St Andrews Golf Travel - linking guests to the ‘Home of Golf’. Following a successful six month trial, the complimentary door-to-door transfers by St Andrews Golf Travel will operate six days a week, morning and night, for guests arriving at and departing from Leuchars.

CalMac cancels Scottish ferry services as strike begins

CalMac cancels Scottish ferry services as strike begins

Caledonian MacBrayne ferry services have been cancelled after the Rail & Maritime union called staff out on strike in a dispute over the potential sale of the organisation. Two thirds of ferry services on the west coast of Scotland have been suspended as a result. The strike, which started at midnight and will last for 24 hours, follows two days of work to rule at the ferry company.