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.

Amended train services between Cardiff Central and Bridgend on Sunday 13 December

Start date
13/12/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

Transport for Wales services via Pontyclun

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Bridgend via Pontyclun, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Trains will be diverted between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, extending journey times by up to 25 minutes. Services will be retimed, with services running from stations between Swansea and Bridgend up to 25 minutes earlier than usual.

Some services between London Paddington and Swansea before 15:00 will be amended to run between between London Paddington and Cardiff Central only.

Transport for Wales:

It is not yet known how Transport for Wales will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Great Western Railway, please use 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.

If you are travelling with Transport for Wales, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.