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 late night trains to / from Barnstaple from Monday 27 to Wednesday 29 April

Start date
27/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Crediton and Barnstaple from 21:30 until 05:25 each night, closing all lines.

To Barnstaple:

  • 21:15 St James Park to Barnstaple will terminate Crediton. A replacement bus will depart Crediton at 21:44 to Copplestone, Morchard Road, Lapford, Eggesford, Kings Nympton, Umberleigh and Barnstaple. A bus will also depart Crediton at 21:47 to Yeoford.

From Barnstaple:

  • 22:39 Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids will not run. A replacement bus will depart Barnstaple at 22:59 calling at Umberleigh, Eggesford, Morchard Road, Copplestone, Crediton and Newton St.Cyres to Exeter St Davids. A bus will also depart from Yeoford at 23:54 to connect into this bus at Crediton.

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.