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 early morning CrossCountry services on Saturday 9 March

Start date
09/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Plymouth and Edinburgh and between Bristol Temple Meads and Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Taunton and Exeter St Davids until 05:00, closing all lines.

As a result of this, the 05:25 Plymouth to Edinburgh service will start from Exeter St Davids and the 07:00 Bristol Temple Meads to Manchester Piccadilly service will start from Brimingham New Street.

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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.