Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night trains between Exeter / Crediton and Barnstaple from Monday 20 to Wednesday 22 July

Start date
20/07/2020  00:00
End date
22/07/2020 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between St James Park / Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Crediton and Barnstaple, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Thursday morning.

Towards Barnstaple:

The 20:18 St James Park to Barnstaple service will terminate at Crediton. A replacement bus will run from Crediton to Copplestone, Morchard Road, Eggesford, Umberleigh and Barnstaple. A second replacement bus will run from Crediton to Yeoford.

The 21:15 St James Park to Barnstaple service will terminate at Crediton. A replacement bus will run from Crediton to Copplestone, Morchard Road, Eggesford, Umberleigh and Barnstaple. A second replacement bus will run from Crediton to Yeoford.

From Barnstaple:

The 21:41 Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids service will start from Crediton at 22:33. A replacement bus will run from Barnstaple to Umberleigh, Eggesford, Morchard Road, Copplestone, Crediton, Newton St Cyres and Exeter St Davids. A second bus will run from Yeoford to Crediton, connecting with the train.

The 22:39 Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids service will start from Crediton at 23:04. A replacement bus will run from Barnstaple to Umberleigh, Eggesford, Morchard Road, Copplestone, Crediton, Newton St Cyres and Exeter St Davids. A second bus will run from Yeoford to Crediton, connecting with the train.

Check before you travel:

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

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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.