Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Newton Abbot and Paignton on Sunday 4 March

Start date
04/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly / Birmingham New Street and Paignton

Great Western Railway between Exmouth / Exeter St Davids and Paignton

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Newton Abbot and Paignton, closing all lines.

Buses replace trains between Newton Abbot and Paignton, extending journey times by up to 30 minutes.

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You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.