Future engineering work

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Amended evening services between Dawlish Warren and Newton Abbot from Monday 10 to Friday 14 June

Start date
10/06/2019  00:00
End date
14/06/2019 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Plymouth / Penzance (including Night Riviera Sleeper services), and between Exmouth / Exeter St Davids / Paignton / Gunnislake

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Dawlish Warren and Newton Abbot, closing lines overnight from 22:30 until 06:30 each night from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Night Riviera Sleeper services (Monday to Thursday departures):

  • The 21:45 Penzance to London Paddington service will be retimed, departing Newton Abbot at 01:21 (Tuesday to Friday), Exeter St Davids at 01:45 and Taunton at 02:15. The train will resume normal timings after this.
  • The 23:45 London Paddington to Penzance service will be retimed, departing Newton Abbot at 04:50 (Tuesday to Friday) and Plymouth at 05:28 before resuming normal timings.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:03 London Paddington to Plymouth will be retimed from Newton Abbot onwards.
  • The 21:03 London Paddington to Plymouth will be retimed from Newton Abbot onwards.
  • The 21:25 Plymouth to Exeter St Davids service will run 15 minutes later than usual from Newton Abbot onwards.
  • The 22:07 Exmouth to Paignton service will be retimed from Dawlish Warren onwards.
  • The 22:21 Gunnislake to Exeter St Davids service will be replaced by a bus between Newton Abbot and Exeter St Davids.
  • The 22:45 Paignton to Exeter St Davids service will be replaced by a bus between Newton Abbot and Exeter St Davids.
  • The 23:55 Paignton to Exeter St Davids service will be retimed to depart at 00:09 (Tuesday to Friday), and will be replaced by a bus between Newton Abbot and Exeter St Davids.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 05:35 Exeter St Davids to Paignton service will start from Newton Abbot at 06:11.
  • The 06:11 Exeter St Davids to Paignton service will run a few minutes later than usual from Dawlish Warren onwards.

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