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 overnight / early morning Transport for Wales trains from Monday 1 to Friday 5 July

Start date
01/07/2019  00:00
End date
05/07/2019 
Route affected

Various Transport for Wales routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight at various locations closing various lines from Monday to Thursday between 23:00 and 05:00 finishing at 05:00 Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday

  • 22:15 Maesteg to Gloucester will terminate at Newport. Replacement road transport will run between Newport and Gloucester.
  • 20:38 / 21:38 Merthyr Tydfil to Bridgend will terminate at Cardiff Central. Replacement road transport will run from Cardiff Central to Bridgend.
  • 21:52 Aberdare to Penarth will terminate at Cardiff Central. Replacement road transport will run from Cardiff Central to Penarth.
  • 22:42 Bridgend to Cardiff Central will not run. Replacement road transport service between Bridgend and Cardiff.
  • 23:14 Radyr to Barry Island will terminate at Cardiff Central. Replacement road transport will run between Cardiff Central and Barry Island.
  • 23:26 Penarth to Cardiff Central will not run. Replacement road transport will run between Penarth and Cardiff Central.

Tuesday to Friday

  • 05:15 Barry Island to Caerphilly will start from Cardiff Central. Replacement road transport will run between Barry Island and Cardiff Central departing Barry Island at 04:51.

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.