Roads and Transport

Listed below are the main sections and some additional relevant websites which we hope will help you get to the right place quicker. You can also visit the Roads and Transport homepage which has additional news and features.

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  • Blue Badge parking

      Information on eligibility, where you can use your badge and how to apply

    • bus passes

        The National Bus Pass entitles the pass holder to free off-peak travel on local buses anywhere in England.

      • bus travel

          Find bus and train times and view route maps. Apply for a bus pass and search discount bus tickets and railcards

        • car parks

            Off street car parks and on-street pay and display information

          • Carshare Devon

              Save money - fight back on petrol prices and share the cost of journeys. Devon car sharers save £££'s every year

            • community transport

                Transport options for people with disabilities, people on low incomes and people living in isolated areas

              • Coronavirus advice

                  Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice on staying healthy and well, changes to Devon County Council services, education and support for communities, employers and employees.

                • cycling

                    Cycle routes and maps, help and advice to get you on your bike

                  • drainage

                      Drains, ditches and gullies remove water from roads and pavements and are cleaned out regularly

                    • Explore Devon

                        Inspiration for exploring Devon’s green spaces – from a gentle woodland stroll to an invigorating bike ride, or finding the best bird-watching spot to discovering our ancient geology

                      • grass cutting

                          We carry out grass-cutting on highway verges in areas that are key to maintaining visibility, such as at junctions, laybys, and the inside of bends.

                        • grit bins

                            Grit bins are provided on roads that are not normally treated at known troublespots such as steep hills, frost hollows and sometimes on footpaths. Grit bins are provided for use on the public highway

                          • maintaining roads

                              How we manage our roads, hedges and verges. Information and advice for landowners and farmers

                            • make a request – highways

                                Submit a request to carry out work. Apply for a licence, dropped kerb, temporary traffic restriction and more

                              • National Bus Pass

                                  The National Bus Pass is available to older people or those with certain disabilities. Find out whether you are eligible for a pass and how to apply

                                • park and ride

                                    Information about the Park and Ride schemes operating in Exeter and Barnstaple

                                  • parking

                                      Information about parking and car parks including park and ride. Pay a parking ticket and apply for parking permits

                                    • public rights of way

                                        Maintaining and using the network of footpaths, bridleways and byways across the county

                                      • report – highways

                                          Report a problem or track an existing problem, including potholes, faulty streetlights and overgrown hedgerows

                                        • road licences

                                            We need to give permission for some activities which take place on the highway. Find out more and how to apply for a licence

                                          • roadworks

                                              View an interactive map of current and planned roadworks and find more information about roadwork schemes across the county

                                            • safe travel

                                                Find out about driver training. Get advice about safe travel in any weather, and road safety information for adults and children

                                              • school transport

                                                  Information and support for parents and young people about getting to school or college

                                                • street lights

                                                    Find out about our street light policy and carbon savings programme

                                                  • traffic

                                                      View traffic and roadworks information. Find out about current major transport schemes and transport planning.

                                                    • traffic regulation orders

                                                        Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) are legal agreements which allow us or the police to enforce regulations including speed limits, on-street parking and one way streets

                                                      • Travel Devon

                                                          The Travel Devon website aims to provide all the tools needed to help plan a journey in Devon

                                                        • winter travel

                                                            Find out what we do to maintain our roads, how you can help to look after your local roads and get advice on safe driving during winter