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 Newton Abbot and Paignton on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 January

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CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads and Paignton

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Exmouth / Exeter St Davids and Paignton

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Engineering work is taking place between Newton Abbot and Paignton, closing all lines.


Trains will not run between Newton Abbot and Paignton.

Great Western Railway:

Trains will not run between Newton Abbot and Paignton. 

You can use your ticket on the Stagecoach bus number 12 between Newton Abbot and Brixham, this bus stops at / nearby Newton Abbot, Torre, Torquay and Paignton.

Trains that usually run between London Paddington and Paignton will be amended to run between London Paddington and Exeter St Davids / Newton Abbot only.

Check before you travel:

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