Planned Public Transport Service Disruptions

The following is information regarding the current known service disruptions for Bus and Rail Services within Cornwall.

View all current and future planned roadworks that do not necessarily affect bus services.

Road Closure - Tregenver Road, Falmouth

5 to 23 August 2019

Due to roadworks Tregenver Road will be closed between 5 and 23 August.  During the closure period First Kernow Service 68 will divert via Western Terrace, Marlborough Crescent and Theydon Road to Penmere Hill and Boslowick Road.

Road Closure – Downgate

12 to 30 August 2019

Due to a road closure at Downgate between 12 and 30 August Plymouth Citybus (Go Cornwall) Service 12A will be unable to serve Downgate and will operate only as far as Kelly Bray.

Road Closure - Trethosa Road, St Stephen

19 to 22 August 2019

Due to the closure for resurfacing works of Trethosa Road at St Stephen between Creakavose and Hillhead, First Kernow Service 22 will be operating under diversion between Monday 19 and Thursday 22 August.  From Truro, after Grampound Road it will operate via Scarcewater Crossroads, Sea View Terrace, the A30, then the unclassified road to Treviscoe where it will resume its normal route.  From St Austell the reverse will operate.  During this diversion Service 22 will be unable to serve St Stephen.  Passengers from St Stephen are advised should they wish to connect with the Service 22 they should catch the Service 25 from St Stephen to the High Street bus stop, there will be no charge on the Service 25 for this transfer.  The Service 25 will operate as normal. 

Road Closure – Lower Tremar

19 to 21 August 2019

Due to a road closure at Lower Tremar near the Horizon Farm Shop between 19 and 21 August, Plymouth Citybus Service 74 service will be amended as follows for the duration of the closure.  All departures from Liskeard will run direct to St Cleer, not serving Horizon Farm, then via Commonmoor, Higher Tremar, Tremar Coombe to Lower Tremar where it will turn continuing to Darite.  From Callington the reverse will operate. 

In St Cleer buses will not serve the stops along Well Lane at the school, Kilmar Way and Market Inn, passengers will need to go to Fore Street or to the Lower Tremar Lane junction with Well Lane. 

Departures from St Cleer to Callington will be 5 minutes earlier than scheduled and 5 minutes later from Lower Tremar.  Buses to Liskeard will be 5 minutes earlier than scheduled from Lower Tremar and 5 minutes later from St St Cleer. 

Penryn Fair Day

24 August 2019

Due to Penryn Fair Day there will be road closures on Quay Hill, Broad St, Lower Market St, Higher Market St, The Terrace, West St and West End between 1000 and 1730 on Saturday 24 August.  This will affect the routing of First Kernow services 69, 69A, U1, U2 and Williams Travel Service 442 through the town centre which from Falmouth will divert via Commercial Road, The Praze  and Browns Hill, the reverse operating for services towards Falmouth.  Passengers are advised to use the stops on Penryn Bridge, Commercial Rd or Treliever Rd.

Network Rail Maintenance

Additional disruptions on Great Western Railway (GWR) lines are available on the GWR journey check website and disruptions on the wider rail network are available on the National Rail website.

From May, train timetables will only be available for 6 weeks instead of the usual 12 weeks. This is expected to be the case for 6 months and is due to engineering projects across the country. To find out more and to plan your journey, please visit the GWR website.