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 Barry Island / Penarth / Bridgend via the Vale of Glamorgan on Sunday 31 December until 12:25

Start date
31/12/2017  00:00
End date
31/12/2017 
Route affected
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Between Ystrad Mynach / Rhymney / Cardiff Central and Penarth; between Treherbert / Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil and Barry Island; between Merthyr Tydfil / Cardiff Central and Bridgend

 
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Description

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Cardiff Central and Barry Island / Penarth / Bridgend via the Vale of Glamorgan, closing all lines until 12:25.

Buses will be run between Cardiff Central and Barry Island / Penarth / Bridgend via the Vale of Glamorgan line.

Customers travelling to / from Penarth may also us Cardiff Bus service 92 and 94 which start and terminate at Wood Street, Cardiff.

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.