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 Bridgend and Swansea / Carmarthen on Sunday 3 February

Start date
03/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea / Carmarthen

Transport for Wales between Manchester Piccadilly / Shrewsbury / Hereford / Newport / Cardiff Central and Carmarthen / Milford Haven / Fishguard Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Pyle and Swansea, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Replacement buses will run between Bridgend and Swansea, with both direct buses (Bridgend and Swansea only) and stopping buses (Bridgend to Swansea calling at Port Talbot Parkway and Neath).

Customers travelling to / from Carmarthen should use Transport for Wales services.

Transport for Wales:

Buses replace trains between Bridgend and Llanelli, and also between Bridgend and Carmarthen.

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.