Future engineering work

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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.

Buses replace trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend via Barry between 23:15 and 05:30 each night from Monday 20 to Thursday 23 November

Start date
20/11/2017  00:00
End date
24/11/2017 
Route affected
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Between Aberdare and Penarth, between Radyr / Caerphilly and Barry Island and between Cardiff Central and Bridgend via Barry

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend via Barry, closing all lines.

From 23:15 each night until 05:30 the following morning, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend via Barry.

The 22:54 Bridgend to Cardiff Central service will be diverted via Pontyclun.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.