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 early morning trains between Weston-super-Mare and Taunton on Sunday 24 November

Start date
24/11/2019  00:00
End date
24/11/2019 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Bristol Temple Meads and Exeter St Davids / Penzance

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Weston-super-Mare and Taunton until 09:10 on Sunday, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 07:26 Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance will terminate at Weston-super-Mare and restart at Taunton at 08:45. A replacement bus will run from Weston-super-Mare to Taunton, connecting these services.

  • The 08:01 Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads service will terminate at Taunton and restart at Weston-super-Mare. A replacement bus will run between Taunton and Weston-super-Mare to connect with the 09:50 Weston-super-Mare to London Paddington (via Bristol Temple Meads) service for customers travelling to Bristol Temple Meads.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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

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.