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 Plymouth and Par on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 April

Start date
21/04/2018  00:00
End date
22/04/2018 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Penzance and Plymouth / Birmingham New Street / Leeds / Manchester Piccadilly / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central / Aberdeen

Great Western Railway between Penzance and / Exeter St Davids / Bristol Temple Meads / London Paddington and also between Plymouth and Gunnislake

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Plymouth and Par, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Services will start from / terminate at Plymouth, and replacement buses will run between Plymouth and Par. An amended service will run between Par and Penzance.

Great Western Railway:

Services will start from / terminate at Plymouth. Replacement buses will run between Plymouth and Par, and also between Plymouth and Liskeard. A fast bus will run between Plymouth and St Austell for customers travelling to / from St Austell and stations towards Penzance.

An amended train service will run between Par and Penzance.

Services between Plymouth and Gunnislake will depart earlier than usual, and journey times will take a few minutes longer than usual.

The 21:20 Newquay to Plymouth service will terminate at Par. A replacement bus will run between Par and Plymouth.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Bicycles:

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.