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Stagecoach is making a number of changes to services in East Devon from 31st July 2022.

K City Centre – Tithebarn Way – Science Park Service K will be replaced by new Service B2, which will operate every 60 minutes Monday to Saturday daytime between Tithebarn Way, the Science Park and Exminster via Exeter City Centre. Link to new B2 timetable.

4/4A/4B Exeter – Cranbrook – Ottery St Mary – Honiton – Axminster Stagecoach will operate a commercial service 4 between Exeter and Cranbrook only, with a twenty-minute Monday – Saturday daytime frequency, thirty minutes during Sunday daytimes and hourly evenings.

The service 4 route beyond Cranbrook will be replaced by new services 44 and 44A. Link to new 4 timetable

9/9A/X9 Exeter – Sidmouth – Honiton/Seaton – Lyme Regis Services 9 and 9A will continue to provide an approximately half-hourly service from Exeter to Sidmouth, with service 9 continuing to Honiton via Sidford and Sidbury and 9A to Seaton via Sidford. The Seaton – Lyme Regis section of route is withdrawn, with service 378 providing a replacement service.

The Monday to Saturday evening service will operate between Exeter and Sidmouth only and is reduced from hourly to a ninety-minute frequency. The evening service between Sidmouth and Sidbury is withdrawn.

On Sunday an hourly daytime service will operate between Exeter, Sidmouth and Seaton.

The morning service X9 journey from Lyme Regis to Exeter is withdrawn. Link to new 9/9A timetable

44/44A Exeter – Ottery St Mary – Honiton – Axminster These services will replace services 4/4A/4B beyond Cranbrook and will be operated by Stagecoach under contract to Devon County Council.

Service 44 operates approximately hourly from Exeter to Honiton via Rockbeare, Marsh Green, West Hill, Ottery St Mary and Alfington. Some journeys also serve Gittisham.

Service 44A operates approximately two-hourly from Exeter to Axminster via Whimple Hand & Pen, Ottery St Mary, Alfington, Honiton, Wilmington and Kilmington.

Apart from two journeys at school times services 44 and 44A will not operate via Younghayes Road, Tillhouse Road and Yonder Acre Way in Cranbrook, operating instead via London Road (B3174). Link to new 44/44A timetable

56/56A/56B/56E Exeter – Exeter Airport – Woodbury – Exmouth Service 56 will operate approximately every 60 minutes between Exeter and Exmouth via Exeter Airport, Woodbury Salterton and Woodbury.  Link to new 56 timetable.

58C Exeter – Bicton College via Exmouth This service is withdrawn.

98/98A Exmouth – Littleham There will be a minor change to the route, with buses using Gipsy Lane instead of Withycombe Road due to issues with parked vehicles.

378 Seaton – Lyme Regis via Axmouth, Rousdon This service replaces the Seaton – Lyme Regis section of 9A and will be operated by AVMT under contract to Devon County Council. Link to new 378 timetable.