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 Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple from Tuesday 12 to Thursday 14 June

Start date
12/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Exmouth / Exeter Central / Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple, closing all lines.

Services between Exmouth / Exeter Central and Barnstaple will not operate between Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple.

Replacement buses will operate approximately hourly between Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.