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Last updated:Today at 12:26
Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Amended Transport for Wales services in the Cardiff Central area on Sunday 18 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Aug 2024 to 18 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Bridgend via Rhoose Cardiff International Airport / Barry Island / Penarth and Cardiff Central / Cardiff Queen Street / Radyr / Caerphilly / Rhymney

Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff and Penarth, Barry Island and Bridgend, closing some lines.

The following services are affected:

Until 12:25

  • Buses replace trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth, Barry Island and Bridgend via Rhoose Cardiff International Airport.

After 12:25

  • Services from Barry Island to Caerphilly / Rhymney start at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus service will run between Barry Island and Cardiff Central.

  • Services from Rhymney and Caerphilly to Barry Island terminate at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus service will run between Cardiff Central and Barry Island.

  • Services between Cardiff Central and Radyr via Waun-gron Park, Fairwater, and Danescourt will not run.

Ticket Acceptance:

If travelling between Cardiff Central and Radyr via Waun-gron Park, Fairwater and Danescourt, you should use local Buses to complete your journey.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Please be advised that replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.