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 service between Cardiff Central and Bridgend from Monday 6 until Thursday 9 May

Start date
06/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

Transport for Wales between Manchester Piccadilly / Carmarthen and Fishguard Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, closing all lines from 22:20 each night.

Great Western Railway

The 21:15 and 22:45 London Paddington to Swansea services will be diverted via the Vale of Glamorgan extending journey times by up to 30 minutes.

Transport for Wales

The 19:31 Manchester Piccadilly to Fishguard Harbour service will be diverted via the Vale of Glamorgan. Replacement road transport will run from Cardiff Central to Bridgend to connect with the train.

The 02:37 Fishguard Harbour to Carmarthen service will be retimed to start later at 03:14.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.