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 evening trains between Cardiff Central / Cardiff Bay and Rhymney from Monday 12 to Friday 16 November

Start date
12/11/2018  00:00
End date
16/11/2018 
Route affected

Arriva Trains Wales between Penarth / Cardiff Central / Cardiff Bay and Ystrad Mynach / Rhymney

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central / Cardiff Bay and Rhymney, closing lines after 23:05 each evening.

The 22:38 Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central service will run via a diverted route. A replacement bus service will run from Radyr to Cardiff Central. 

The 22:45 Barry Island to Pontypridd service will run via a diverted route. A replacement bus service will run from Cardiff Central to Radyr and then set down only to Pontypridd.

The 22:50 Penarth to Ystrad Mynach will terminate at Cardiff Central, a replacement bus service will run Cardiff Central to Ystrad Mynach. 

The 23:14 Radyr to Barry Island service will run via a diverted route. A replacement bus service will run from Radyr to Cardiff Central and then set down only to Barry Island.

Trains between Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay will be replaced with a bus service.

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.