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 services between Cardiff Central and Bridgend from Monday 11 until Thursday 14 February

Start date
11/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Crewe and Cardiff Central (via Knighton) and also between Manchester Piccadilly and Fishguard Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place in the Cardiff area, closing some lines after 22:20 each night.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

  • The 17:20 Crewe to Cardiff Central (via Knighton) service will arrive into Cardiff Central later than usual
  • The 19:31 Manchester Piccadilly to Fishguard Harbour service will be diverted between Cardiff Central and Bridgend. A bus will run from Cardiff Central to Bridgend, calling at Pontyclun, Llanharan or Pencoed, and will connect into the diverted train at 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.