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 Cardiff Central and Pontypridd from Saturday 2 to Friday 8 July

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Between Bridgend / Barry Island / Penarth / Cardiff Central and Radyr / Pontypridd / Treherbert / Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil also between Coryton and Radyr

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Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd, resulting in the closure of all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd.

From Monday - Saturday buses will run every 10 minutes and on Sunday every 30 minutes.

Trains between Coryton and Radyr will now run between Coryton and Cardiff Bay.

There will be ticket acceptance in place on road transport for customers travelling to Radyr.

Check before you travel:

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

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.