The South Devon Railway Trust owns former London Transport Routemaster RM1872 (ALD 872 B).

Please note that the Routemaster is performing the 'Railway Replacement Service' between the South Devon Railway Buckfastleigh Station and Ashburton Town centre on the days the Railway is open.  Currently each Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday in August plus the August Bank Holiday on Monday 31st.

The temporary Railway Replacement timetable with conditions of carriage can be found on the South Devon Railway Association website here.
Please note The South Devon Railway has been awarded the Visit Britain "Good to Go"
industry standard.

South Devon Railway Road Services Limited is a small company set up specifically to operate any road based services for the South Devon Railway Trust and in particular to manage the hire of the iconic 1964 vintage former London Transport red Routemaster double deck 'bus RM1872.  Our operational area is from Exeter to Plymouth taking in all of the South Devon Torbay and Dartmoor areas - subject to tree height and width on some minor roads. Please look at our Hire page for more information on wedding hire, functions, school prom, etc. and our Gallery page for images from some previous hires.