Future engineering work

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Amended early morning trains between Swansea and Cardiff Central on Sunday 26 January

Start date
26/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Swansea and London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place early on Sunday morning, closing some lines between Swansea and Cardiff Central.

The 07:53 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Cardiff Central. Two replacement buses will run:

  • A fast bus will run from Swansea at 07:35 to Cardiff Central to connect with the train.
  • A second bus will run from Neath at 07:20 to Cardiff Central via Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend to Cardiff Central and connect with the train.

Please note that both buses will run earlier than the usual train time.

The 08:37 Swansea to London Paddington service will be retimed to depart at 08:40.

The 09:22 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Cardiff Central at 10:20.

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.