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 service between London Paddington and Plymouth / Penzance from Monday 19 to Friday 23 July

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Between London Paddington and Plymouth / Penzance

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Lawrence Hill and Bristol Temple Meads, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The 07:10 / 09:10 / 10:15 / 12:15 / 14:15 Penzance to London Paddington services will depart Penzance up to 8 minutes earlier​​​​​​​ than usual.

The 13:15 / 15:14 Plymouth to London Paddington services will depart Plymouth a few minutes earlier than normal.

Trains will resume normal timings from Taunton and beyond.

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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.