Future engineering work

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Amended morning trains in the Exeter area on Monday 3 August

Start date
03/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Exeter St Davids and Paignton, and also "Night Riviera" Sleeper services between London Paddington and Penzance

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Exeter St Thomas and Totnes, closing some lines early on Monday morning.

As a result:

  • The 23:50 (Sunday) London Paddington to Penzance "Night Riviera" Sleeper services will depart Exeter St Davids at 05:10 (Monday), Newton Abbot at 05:31 and arrive at Plymouth at 06:10. The train will run to normal times from Plymouth onwards.
  • The 04:58 Exeter St Davids to Paignton service will start from Newton Abbot at 05:32.
  • The 05:30 Exeter St Davids to Paignton service will be retimed to start earlier than usual, at 05:20, and will additionally call at Exeter St Thomas, Starcross and Dawlish Warren.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.