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 Plymouth / Truro and Penzance on Sunday 1 March

Start date
01/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All CrossCountry / Great Western Railway routes to / from Penzance, including "Night Riviera" Sleeper services

Great Western Railway between Truro and Falmouth Docks

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Truro and Penzance, closing all lines.


Customers should use Great Western Railway buses between Truro and Penzance.

Great Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Truro and Penzance.

An amended service will operate between Truro and Falmouth Docks.

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.