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 overnight service between Exeter St Davids and Plymouth from Wednesday 23 to Friday 25 October

Start date
23/10/2019  00:00
End date
25/10/2019 
Route affected

Trains between London Paddington and Plymouth / Penzance, and also between Exeter St Davids and Gunnislake / Paignton

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations between Exeter St Davids, Totnes, Ivybridge and Plymouth, closing 1 line.

Wednesday and Thursday

The 21:03 London Paddington to Plymouth will depart Ivybridge at 00:37 (Thu-Fri) and arrive into Plymouth at 01:00.

The 23:45 London Paddington to Penzance Night Riviera Sleeper service will arrive into Plymouth at 05:31(Thu-Fri). 

Friday

The 21:03 London Paddington to Plymouth will depart Ivybridge at 00:46 (Sat) and arrive into Plymouth at 01:03.

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. A replacement bus will operate from Bristol Temple Meads setting down only at Newport at 02:30, arriving into Cardiff Central at 03:00.

The 23:45 London Paddington to Penzance Night Riviera Sleeper service will arrive into Plymouth at 05:31. 

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.