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 late night / early morning trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend from Monday 20 to Friday 24 May

Start date
20/05/2019  00:00
End date
24/05/2019 
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Bridgend / Barry Island / Penarth and Cardiff Central / Radyr

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

Monday to Thursday:

After 23:15, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 05:15 Barry Island to Caerphilly service will start from Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run from Barry Island at 04:51 to Cardiff Central to connect with this train.

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.