Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night trains in the Radyr / Pontypridd area from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 July

Start date
08/07/2019  00:00
End date
11/07/2019 
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Bridgend / Barry Island and Pontypridd / Merthyr Tydfil / Aberdare

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Radyr and Merthyr Tydfil / Aberdare overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 21:55 Barry Island to Merthyr Tydfil service will terminate at Pontypridd. A replacement bus will run between Pontypridd and Merthyr Tydfil.
  • The 21:42 Bridgend to Aberdare service will terminate at Pontypridd. A replacement bus will run between Pontypridd and Aberdare.
  • The 22:45 Barry Island to Pontypridd service will terminate at Radyr. A replacement bus will run between Radyr and Pontypridd.

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.