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.

No trains at Cardiff Queen Street on Sunday 21 January

Start date
21/01/2018  00:00
End date
21/01/2018 
Route affected
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Bridgend / Cardiff Central / Penarth and Rhymney / Coryton / Aberdare / Treherbert / Merthyr Tydfil

Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Bay and Rhymney, closing all lines via Cardiff Queen Street on Sunday.

No trains will run via Cardiff Queen Street.

Rhymney Line

Until approximately 12:00, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Rhymney.

From approximately 12:00, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Heath High Level. Trains will run between Heath High Level and Rhymney.

Treherbert / Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil Lines

Trains will be diverted via the 'City Line' which is between Cardiff Central, Fairwater and Radyr.

Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street, Cathays, Llandaf and Radyr.

Cardiff Bay Line

As a consequence of the engineering work, there will be no service between Cardiff Bay and Cardiff Queen Street.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers travelling between Cardiff Bay and Cardiff Queen Street can use Cardiff Bus 'Baycar' services.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

For journeys between Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay, you can plan your journey by using the Cardiff Bus website.

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.