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 early morning services between Exmouth and Exeter St David's / Paignton from Tuesday 28 to Thursday 30 September

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between Exmouth and Exeter St Davids / Paignton

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Exmouth and Exeter St David's, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The 00:19 Exmouth to Exeter St David's will be replaced by two buses throughout. Bus 1 will depart Exmouth and will call at Lympstone Commando, Topsham, Digby & Sowton, Exeter Central and finally Exeter St David's taking 55 minutes in total. Bus 2 will call at all stations from Exmouth to Exeter St David's taking 72 minutes in total.

The 05:20 Exeter St David's to Exmouth will not run. You can travel using later service to complete your journey.

The 05:51 Exmouth to Paignton will now start from Exeter St David's. There will be an earlier bus from Exmouth to Exeter St David's which will call at Lympstone Village, Topsham, Newcourt, Digby & Sowton and Exeter Central.

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.