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 CrossCountry trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton until 13:00 on Sunday 11 November

Start date
11/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Leeds / Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads and Plymouth / Penzance

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton, closing some lines.

As a result, CrossCountry services between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton will be replaced by buses, calling at all booked stations.

Please note that Great Western Railway are not affected by this engineering work.

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.