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 trains between Exeter St Davids and Plymouth on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 January

Start date
04/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Dundee / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds / Manchester Piccadilly / Derby / Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads and Paignton / Plymouth / Penzance

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads and Plymouth / Penzance, and also between Exmouth and Paignton

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Exeter St Davids and Newton Abbot, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Exeter St Davids and Plymouth. Fast buses will also be provided to run directly between Tiverton Parkway and Plymouth.

No CrossCountry trains will run between Newton Abbot and Paignton.

A special Great Western Railway service will operate between Newton Abbot and Paignton.

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.