Future engineering work
PAGE LAST UPDATED: 25/04/2017 21:30. Update now
See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.
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No trains between Cardiff Central and Bridgend via Pencoed after 21:50 each night from Monday 17 to Friday 21 April
- Start date
- 17/04/2017 00:00
- End date
- Route affected
Arriva Trains Wales between Manchester Piccadilly and Carmarthen and also between Cardiff Central / Merthyr Tydfil and Maesteg / Bridgend
Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea
- TOC(s) affected
- Arriva Trains Wales; Great Western Railway;
Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Cardiff Central and Bridgend via Pencoed after 21:30 each night, closing the line.
Arriva Trains Wales
After 21:50, trains that usually run between Cardiff Central and Bridgend via the Mainline will be diverted to run via the Vale of Glamorgan line. A replacement bus service will run between Cardiff Central and Bridgend calling at Mainline stations.
Great Western Railway
The 20:15, 21:15 and 22:45 London Paddington to Swansea will be diverted to run via the Vale of Glamorgan line. As a result, these trains will call at Bridgend and stations beyond 25 minutes later than the normal timetable.
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Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.
You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.