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 late night Transport for Wales train service between Monday 4 and Thursday 7 February

Start date
04/02/2019  00:00
End date
07/02/2019 
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central; between Barry Island to Pontypridd; between Penarth to Ystrad Mynach; between Radyr to Barry Island

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various places in the Cardiff area, closing some lines.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

  • The 22:38 Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Central service will be diverted, not calling at stations via Llandaf. A replacement bus will run from Radyr to Cardiff Central to serve these stations.
  • The 22:45 Barry Island to Pontypridd will be diverted, not calling at stations via Llandaf. A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd, serving these stations.
  • The 22:50 Penarth to Ystrad Mynach service will terminate at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Ystrad Mynach.
  • The 23:14 Radyr to Barry Island service will be diverted, not calling at stations via Llandaf. A replacement bus will run between Radyr and Barry Island via these stations.

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.