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 on New Road, Cawsand

17 September to 14 December 2018

From 17 September until 14 December, New Road between Cawsand and Kingsand, will be closed to traffic.  During the closure, Plymouth Citybus (Go Cornwall) Service 70/70A/70B, will operate a revised timetable which is available from the Plymouth Citybus website.

Road Works on the A392, East Road, Quintrell Downs

8 October to 19 October 2018

Due to roadworks there will be an eastbound  lane closure on East Road, Quintrell Downs heading towards St Columb Road from the 8 to 19 October on Mondays to Fridays only between the hours of 0900 and 1630 (On Friday 12 October the road will open at 1500).  During the closure First Kernow Services 21 and 91 operating in this direction will divert from Quintrell Downs Roundabout via Summercourt and the A30 to Fraddon where the normal route will be resumed.  During the closure hours the stops at Quintrell Gardens, Mountjoy and Whitecross  cannot be served.  Services heading towards Newquay will be unaffected during the closure. 

Road Closure on Beach Road, Sea Road and Cypress Avenue at Carlyon Bay

9 October to 10 December 2018

Due to a road closure along Beach Road, Sea Road and Cypress Avenue at Carlyon Bay for carriageway re-construction, First  Kernow Service 25 will be unable to serve Carlyon Bay between  9 October and 10 December.  During the closure, from St Austell the bus will divert after Charlestown Church via Holmbush Arch Road, Holmbush Road, Par Moor Road, turning at St Austell Bay Business Park.  The reverse will operate from Fowey.

Road Closure on Vogue Hill, St Day

23rd, 24th and 25th October 2018

Due roadworks Vogue Hill, St Day will be closed for three days between 0700 and 1900.  First Kernow 47 will be unable to serve Little Trefula, Vogue Star Inn, Vogue Hill, St Day Chapel Street, Post Office and Market Square stops in the area, but will be serving Church Street on the normal route. This affects all journeys departing Redruth to Truro from 0728 to 1633 inclusive and from Carharrack from 0803 to 1615 inclusive. For more information, visit the First Kernow website.

Road Closure on B3280 at Praze and Beeble

24th, 25th, 26th October 2018

Due roadworks on the B3280, the First Kernow Service 38 will be unable to serve the Trethannas Gardens loop on Friday 26th October.  For more information, visit the First Kernow website.

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

South West Upgrade

  • Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 October - West Cornwall Signalling Upgrades
  • Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 November - Par to Newquay
  • Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November and Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 December - East Cornwall Signalling Upgrades

Further information, as well as works being carried out in the Wider South West Region, can be found on GWR's website regarding the South West Upgrade. It is recommended that you visit this website, and check your journey before travelling.