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 until 08:40 between Cardiff Central and Swansea on Sunday 27 September

Start date
27/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central and Swansea

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Bridgend and Swansea, closing some lines.

Great Western Railway

The 07:53 Swansea to London Paddington will start from Cardiff Central. An earlier fast bus will depart Swansea to connect into the train.

There will also be a bus from Neath, calling at Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend to Cardiff Central to connect into the train.

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

Transport for Wales

Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Swansea.

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

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