Future engineering work

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Amended midweek Great Western Railway service between Taunton and Penzance from Monday 15 until Friday 19 October

Start date
15/10/2018  00:00
End date
19/10/2018 
Route affected

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

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations between Newton Abbot and Plymouth, and also between Truro and Penzance, with some lines closed.

On Monday morning, the 09:00 Penzance to London Paddington service will start from Plymouth. An earlier rail connection will be available from Penzance and stations to Plymouth.

On Monday night, the 21:03 London Paddington to Plymouth service will depart from Totnes and beyond up to 10 minutes later than usual.

On Tuesday night, the 21:45 London Paddington to Exeter St Davids service, and 23:06 Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids service will arrive at Taunton and Exeter St Davids up to 15 minutes later than the usual timetable.

On Wednesday night, the 21:45 London Paddington to Exeter St Davids service will arrive up to 20 minutes later than the usual timetable.

On Friday night, the 21:45 London Paddington to Exeter St Davids, 21:54 / 23:06 Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids services will arrive at Exeter St Davids up to 30 minutes later than usual.

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Project Information:

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