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 in the Cardiff area from Monday 18 to Thursday 21 March

Start date
18/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Penarth / Cardiff Central and Rhymney / Ystrad Mynach

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Queen Street and Rhymney overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:35 Cardiff Central to Rhymney service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 22:48 Penarth to Ystrad Mynach service will terminate at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Ystrad Mynach.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.