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 services in the Cardiff Central area until 08:40 on Sunday 5 January

Start date
05/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Swansea and London Paddington

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central and Bridgend / Cardiff Bay / Ebbw Vale Town / Penarth / Barry Island

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Swansea and Bridgend, closing some lines until approximately 08:40.

Great Western Railway

The 07:53 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Cardiff Central. Buses will be provided to run between Swansea and Cardiff Central, departing at earlier times.

The 08:37 Swansea to London Paddington service will depart at the later time of 08:40.

Transport for Wales

Buses will replace some early morning trains between Cardiff Central and Barry Island / Caerphilly / Penarth / Radyr. 

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.