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.

Amended evening services between Plymouth and Exeter St Davids from Monday 14 to Thursday 17 May

Start date
14/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

between Gunnislake / Plymouth and Exeter St Davids

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Plymouth and Exeter St Davids from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the 21:25 Plymouth to Exeter St Davids service will depart earlier, at 19:55. A replacement bus will run at 21:25 from Plymouth to Newton Abbot for later rail connections to Exeter St Davids. This bus will call at all booked stations.

The 22:21 Gunnislake to Exeter St Davids service will depart Plymouth later than usual, at 23:27.

The 23:55 Paignton to Exeter St Davids will depart Newton Abbot at 00:18, and run 5 minutes later than usual between Newton Abbot and Exeter St Davids.

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


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.