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 late night service between Plymouth and Exeter St Davids from Monday 28 until Thursday 31 May

Start date
28/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Plymouth and Exeter St Davids

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Plymouth and Totnes, closing 1 out of 2 lines overnight.

The 21:25 Plymouth to Exeter St Davids service will depart at the much earlier time of 19:50. There will be a bus provided at 21:25 from Plymouth to Newton Abbot where a rail connection will be available forward to Exeter St Davids.

The 22:21 Gunnislake to Exeter St Davids service will depart Ivybridge at 23:45, Totnes at 00:03 and arriving at Exeter St Davids at 00:42.

The 23:55 Paignton to Exeter St Davids will arrive at Exeter St Davids at 00:53.

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.