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Last updated:Yesterday at 22:34
Train companies affected:Merseyrail
Last updated:Yesterday at 17:15
Train companies affected:South Western Railway
Last updated:Yesterday at 04:05
Train companies affected:National Rail

Amended early morning services between Plymouth and Totnes on Sunday 10 December  

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Engineering work details

Starts 10 Dec 2023 to 10 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Penzance / Plymouth / Paignton and Exeter St Davids / London Paddington


Engineering work is taking place between Plymouth and Totnes, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

As a result the following amendments will apply:

  • The 08:25 Plymouth to London Paddington service will start from Totnes. An earlier rail replacement bus service will be available between Plymouth and Totnes.

  • The 08:36 Exeter St Davids to Penzance service will depart Newton Abbot, arrive / depart Totnes and arrive Plymouth a few minutes later than normal. It will terminate at Plymouth. Rail connections available between Plymouth and Penzance.

  • The 09:12 Plymouth to London Paddington service will start from Totnes. You should travel by later train services.

  • The 10:36 Paignton to London Paddington service will start from Newton Abbot. If you are travelling from Paignton, Torquay and Torre you should travel by earlier or later services.

Check before you travel: 

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice: 

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.