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.

Amended 21:38 Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend service from Monday 2 to Thursday 5 July

Start date
02/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Barry and Bridgend, closing some lines.

As a result, the 21:38 Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend service will terminate at Barry. A replacement bus service will run between Barry and Bridgend.

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


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.