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 Radyr and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 June

Start date
20/06/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Barry Island and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil / Treherbert

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Pontypridd and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil, closing the line

Replacement buses will run between Radyr and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil.

As a result of this engineering work, on Saturday, trains between Cardiff Central and Treherbert will only run between Pontypridd and Treherbert. Customers should use other trains / replacement buses between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd.

On Sunday, replacement buses will run between Cardiff Central and Treherbert.

Check before you travel:

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

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 typing in your station here 

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.