• Changes to Exeter services

    There are a number of changes to services in Exeter from Sunday 2nd September 2018. The main changes are:

    5          Crediton – Exeter

                The 0630 Crediton – Exeter will operate five minutes earlier throughout.

     56        Exeter – Exeter Airport – Woodbury – Exmouth

    Increased to operate half-hourly between Exeter St David’s station and Exeter Airport with earlier and later journeys. The route is changed to serve Science Park, Clyst Honiton and Skypark (Clyst Honiton by-pass) between the Met Office and Airport. Times for journeys through to Exmouth are revised and the service will no longer use the Exmouth Leisure Centre stop.

    New timetable

    J          Digby Tesco – City Centre – Whipton Barton

    Extended from Whipton Barton Hospital to Digby Tesco via Hill Barton Road and Rydon Lane. Clockwise journeys, operating Digby Tesco – The Rydons – Countess Wear – Topsham Road – City Centre – Whipton – Whipton Barton – Hill Barton – Digby Tesco, will remain service J. Anti-clockwise journeys will become service I.

    New timetable

    K         Countess Wear – City Centre – Whipton Barton

    Extended from Whipton Barton Hospital via Tithebarn Way to Science Park.

    New timetable

    R/S     Rifford Road circulars

    Reduced to operate every 20 minutes.

    New timetable

  • Changes to Exmouth and East Devon services

    There are a number of changes to services in the Exmouth and East Devon area from Sunday 2nd September 2018. The main changes are:

    7          Masey Road – Exmouth – The Marles

    The 0820 journey from Rodney Close will now start at Masey Road at 0830.

    56        Exeter – Exeter Airport – Woodbury – Exmouth

    Increased to operate half-hourly between Exeter St David’s station and Exeter Airport with earlier and later journeys. The route is changed to serve Science Park, Clyst Honiton and Skypark (Clyst Honiton by-pass) between the Met Office and Airport. Times for journeys through to Exmouth are revised and the service will no longer use the Exmouth Leisure Centre stop. New timetable

    56B     Exmouth – Mount Pleasant – Byron Way

    New service operated by Stagecoach between Exmouth and Byron Way via Hulham Road and Mount Pleasant. This replaces this section of services 96 and 97. New timetable

    56E     Exmouth – Byron Way

    Service 99E journeys between Exmouth and Byron Way are renumbered 56E.

    57B     Byron Way – Bicton College

    Renumbered 357

    57C     Exeter – Bicton College

    Renumbered 58C

    58        Exeter – Brixington – Budleigh Salterton

    Revised timetable with all journeys operating via Sowton Industrial Estate. New later journey from Exeter. New timetable

    96/97  Byron Way – Exmouth – Littleham

    Service withdrawn. Exmouth – Byron Way section replaced by 56B, Exmouth – Littleham Rodney Close section by 98A.

    98        Exmouth – Littleham

    Revised as service 98, 98A. 98 operates via Moorfield Road to Littleham, 98A via Withycombe Village Road to Littleham Rodney Close. New timetable

    157     Exmouth – Budleigh Salterton – Sidmouth

    Revised timetable. No longer serves Exmouth Leisure Centre stop. New timetable

    357     Exmouth – Budleigh Salterton

    Revised timetable. No longer serves Exmouth Leisure Centre stop. New timetable

    A new East Devon timetable book is being produced and will be available shortly.

  • Changes to Stagecoach services in the Newton Abbot area from 22nd July 2018

    Stagecoach are revising services 13, 70, 77 and 88 from 22nd July. The main changes are as follows:

    Stagecoach 13 Newton Abbot – The Willows – South Devon College – Brixham

    Increased to operate hourly Monday – Friday. Route is extended to serve Kingsteignton in a loop via Greenhill Way, Longford Lane, Rydon Road and Exeter Road. Now operates via East Street in Newton Abbot, instead of The Avenue and Station Road. Route in Torbay is revised to operate via Paignton bus station between Marldon and South Devon College. Sherborne Road stops changed to C to Kingsteignton and H towards Brixham. Link to new timetable.

    Stagecoach 70 Newton Abbot – Highweek

    Service replaced by new service 88A.

    Stagecoach 77 Newton Abbot – Buckland Estate

    Service replaced by new services 88 and 88A.

    Stagecoach 88 Newton Abbot – Ashburton – Buckfastleigh – Totnes

    Most journeys will now continue to Buckland Estate via the railway station. Sherborne Road stops changed to D to Buckland and G to Ashburton, Buckfastleigh and Totnes. Link to new timetable

    Stagecoach 88A Buckland Estate – Newton Abbot – Highweek

    New service replacing service 70 and part of service 77. This will operate as a clockwise loop following the present service 70 route to Applegarth Avenue, then Castlewood Avenue, Highweek Village, Coombeshead Road, Castlewood Avenue Rosemary Avenue, and Laurie Avenue. Most journeys continue to Buckland Estate via the railway station and now serve Hele Park roundabout. Service will now use stop G in Sherborne Road. Link to new timetable.

    There is also an updated Newton Abbot town map with the new routes. Link

  • Exeter bus station redevelopment

    From 17 June 2018 work begins on the Exeter bus station redevelopment. Whilst the new bus station is being built, temporary measures will be in place to enable services to continue operating smoothly.

    There will be temporary bus stands in Sidwell Street, Paris Street and Cheeke Street. 

     Services that will remain at the bus station are: B, 2, 4/4A/4B, 6/6A, 9/9A, X38, 39, 46, 52, X64, 173, 359, 360, 366, 369, 647, 675, 677, 678, 679, 863

     Services that will relocate to alternative stops are: C, 1/1A/1B/1C, 5/5A/5B/5C, 55/55A/55B, 56/56A, 57, 58, 155, National Express and Megabus. For details of new stops please see the map (link)

     As a result of these changes, some city bus services will depart from different stops in Sidwell Street.

     The Travelshop and toilets at the bus station will remain open.

  • Sunday trains to Okehampton

    Trains are now running every Sunday until 9th September from Exeter to Okehampton.  The service provides four journeys in each direction – for full details see timetable.

    Timetable

  • Devon Day ticket prices from 29th April 2018

    The price of the Devon Day ticket increases from 29th April. New prices are:

     £9.30 Adult, £6.20 Child, £18.60 Family (up to two adults and three children)