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 early morning trains between Barry Island and Cardiff Central on Sunday 17 June

Start date
17/06/2018  00:00
End date
17/06/2018 
Route affected

Arriva Trains Wales between Bridgend / Barry Island and Cardiff Central / Aberdare

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Barry Island and Cardiff Central until 09:25, closing all lines.

As a result, the 08:25 Cardiff Central to Barry Island and the 08:41 Cardiff Central to Bridgend will both be replaced by buses.

A replacement bus will run between Barry Island and Cardiff Central, departing Barry Island at 08:45.

The 08:56 Barry Island to Aberdare will start from Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run between Barry Island and Cardiff Central.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

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.