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 late night trains between Cardiff Queen Street and Pontypridd from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 May

Start date
04/05/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Cardiff Central and Merthyr Tydfil and between Barry Island and Pontypridd

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Late night engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Queen Street and Pontypridd closing the line.

From Monday to Thursday between 23:00 and 05:00, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd. Additional buses will run between Cardiff Central and Radyr.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.