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 trains between Pontypridd and Aberdare on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 September

Start date
28/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Transport for Wales between Bridgend / Barry Island / Cardiff Central and Aberdare

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Abercynon and Aberdare, closing all lines over the weekend.

As a result, buses will replace trains between Pontypridd and Aberdare.

Additionally on Sunday morning until just after 12:00, buses will replace trains between Radyr and Pontypridd / Treherbert / Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil.

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.