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 Crediton and Barnstaple from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 April

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Great Western Railway between Exmouth / Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple

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Engineering work is taking place from Saturday to Tuesday, between Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple and from Wednesday to Friday between Crediton to Barnstable, closing all lines.

From Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 April, buses will replace trains between Crediton and Barnstaple, calling at all stations except Yeoford. A replacement shuttle bus will run between Crediton and Yeoford.

Please note that on Saturday 10 April, the 00:06 Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids service on Saturday will be replaced by a bus throughout.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.