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Barnstaple to Exeter

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    Created by Devon Labuschagne, the Barnstaple to Exeter line is a freeware route created in Train Simulator 2015. This real life representation of the route is based on the line from Barnstaple to Exeter, better known as the Tarka line.

    The Barnstaple to Exeter route (better known as the Tarka Line), runs from the North Devon town of Barnstaple to the mainline station of Exeter St David's. In this route for Train Simulator 2015 the line is covered in full from Barnstaple to Exeter St David's as well as the nearby stations of Exeter Central and St James Park. A route map depicting the route can be found in the manual. Requirements for this route have been kept at a minimum, with the vast majority of assets included in the package.

    Six scenarios are included with the route and all use the above Riviera Line and European Loco & Asset pack. Quick Drive is also fully enabled on the route from several start points to enable you to drive any steam or diesel train of your choice.

    Many members of the community helped contribute towards this fantastic route and details of these contributions can be found in the user manual. This route is also not to be shared or hosted on other websites or servers.


    DLC Requirements

    Click one of the buttons below to view the required DLC. In some cases multiple purchasing options are offered in order for you to obtain the best current price.

    Devon Branches: Exmouth to Barnstaple - Driver's Eye View

    A real life driver's eye view video covering this route is also available. Click here for more information.

    Image showing the front cover of the Devon Branches: Exmouth to Barnstaple Driver's Eye View video