Train passengers were faced with delays after a signalling fault near Aberdeen.
The number of rail passenger journeys in Britain reached a record high in the past year, figures show.
The mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool have called for Northern Rail to be stripped of its franchise.
A new timetable has come into force for trains across Scotland, with ScotRail promising thousands of extra seats daily on their services.
HS2 needs a major rethink and should not go ahead without a new assessment of its business case, a group of peers has warned.
New trains have been launched on the East Coast Main Line, five months later than planned.
Delayed rail passengers are being asked to submit up to 24 separate pieces of information to claim compensation, according to research.
ScotRail has been criticised for its “Byzantine” compensation scheme for delayed passengers, after research revealed the process is among the UK’s most complicated.
ScotRail timetable improvements will add thousands of seats for passengers every day, the operator has said.
More than 250 incidents of dangerous behaviour are recorded on Britain’s railway every week, figures show.
A rail operator has successfully completed the first phase of signalling upgrades.
Some of Britain’s commuter rail services should be controlled by local transport authorities, an industry body has said.
ScotRail has reduced the amount of time required to arrange assisted travel for disabled passengers.
Drivers are being warned they could face severe queues next week with more than 25 million leisure car journeys expected on UK roads.
A new fleet of Caledonian Sleeper trains, with double beds and en-suite bathrooms, have been unveiled and transported passengers for the first time.
Thousands more rail passengers in Britain will soon be able to switch to cashless travel as new technology is rolled out, an industry body has announced.
Investment in the running of Scotland’s railway will increase by 21% over the next five years, but passengers have been warned to expect further delays.
The age of steam returned to the north-east as a railway group welcomed its first locomotive for more than two decades.
The £200 million investment will only speed up journey times from Aberdeen to the central belt by two minutes.
Residents have been warned a good night’s sleep may not be on the cards as potentially noisy railway works get under way.
Season tickets from Inverurie to Aberdeen will cost £46 more, while tickets from Stonehaven will rise by £43
Rail passengers travelling to and from Aberdeen faced disruption following a lightning strike in the north of England.
Rail fares could plummet if train operators switch to green fuel, a senior Aberdeen councillor said today.
The rail industry has “failed the passengers it serves” following the implementation of a new timetable, the Transport Secretary said.
A construction company that has been appointed the contractor for a major north-east rail project has visited a primary school in an area impacted by the works.
Residents today hit out at railway works which they say are causing chaos in their community.
Rail improvement works are set to take place on a section of track later this month.
Bosses of a £55 billion rail project have apologised after a blunder meant residents in Aberdeen were warned to expect noisy work – taking place 500 miles away.
Buses will replace trains between two Aberdeen stations next month as work begins on a multi-million-pound upgrade.
A rail line closure will be put in place while a company delivers a series of bridge works over the Easter period as part of an ongoing North-east railway project.