Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Cardiff Central and Swansea / Carmarthen before 09:45 on Sunday 9 August

Start date
09/08/2020  00:00
End date
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea / Carmarthen

Transport for Wales between Pembroke Dock / Carmarthen / Swansea and Cardiff Central / Manchester Piccadilly

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Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place at Swansea station, closing lines early on Sunday morning.

Great Western Railway:

The 07:53 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Cardiff Central. An earlier bus will run from Swansea to Cardiff Central to connect with the train. A second bus will run from Neath to Cardiff Central via Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend to connect with this train.

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

Transport for Wales:

Before 09:45, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Swansea / Carmarthen.

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.

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