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 Tiverton Parkway / Exeter St Davids and Plymouth on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 January

Start date
11/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Dundee / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds / Manchester Piccadilly / Sheffield / Derby / Birmingham New Street and Exeter St Davids / Paignton / Plymouth / Penzance

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Bristol Temple Meads / Exeter St Davids and Paignton / Plymouth / Penzance

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway

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

Buses will replace CrossCountry and Great Western Railway trains between:

  • Tiverton Parkway and Plymouth (no stops).
  • Exeter St Davids and Plymouth, calling at Newton Abbot and Totnes.

Trains running from Scotland / Northern England / Midlands / London will run to / from Exeter St Davids.

Customers travelling through towards Plymouth from Tiverton Parkway should use the direct bus replacement service between Tiverton and Plymouth.

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.