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 / Barry Island / Penarth and Cardiff Central until 12:25 on Sunday 24 February

Start date
24/02/2019  00:00
End date
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Transport for Wales between Bridgend / Barry Island /Penarth and Cardiff Central / Treherbert / Merthyr Tydfil / Rhymney

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Penarth / Barry Island and Cardiff Central, closing all lines.

As a result until 12:25, buses will replace trains between:

  • Bridgend and Cardiff Central (via Barry).
  • Barry Island and Cardiff Central.
  • Penarth and Cardiff Central

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.