Ystrad Mynach (YSM)

Managed by Transport for Wales 

Ystrad Mynach station
Nelson Road
Ystrad Mynach
Caerphilly County
CF82 7BP

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops


Ystrad Mynach

Stations made easy

Route planning around the station including maps and platforms

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Station Message: Alert!

The lifts between Platform 2 and Station Footbridge are out of order at Ystrad Mynach station.

Getting to and from the station

Car Park
Station Car Park
Phone number
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
34  with 0 accessible spaces available
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided 
Free of charge
There is no charge for railway users to park their cars in this car park
CCTV Coverage
Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available

Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office
Opening hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 07:30 - 13:00
Sunday Closed

Temporary opening hours due to corona virus pandemic

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machines note

These machines do not accept cash.  Payment is by major debit and credit cards only. 

Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from either ticket office or self-service ticket machine
Smartcards issued
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators
More information about Penalty fares

Staffing and general services

Information available from staff
Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Friday 06:30 - 13:00
Saturday 08:00 - 14:30
Sunday Closed
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Arrival screens
Customer help points
Lost Property
Transport for Wales
03333 211 202
Customer Services
Contact our Customer Relations team directly via the customer webform at www.tfwrail.wales
Ticket gates
Location for Rail Replacement Services
Wait at Rail Link Bus stop adjacent to station car park


ATM Machine
Pay phones
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Waiting Rooms

Accessibility and mobility access

Helpline Contact
03333 211202
Helpline opening hours
Monday - Sunday 08:00 - 20:00
Staff help available
No platform staff available at the station however assistance is provided by the Conductor on the train.
Ramp for train access
Step free access coverage
Step free access note

Category B

Step free access to Platform 1 (to Cardiff) via a footbridge with lifts.  Step free access to Platform 2 (to Rhymney) from the car park

For full station facilities as stated in the Accessible Travel Policy, please visit the Transport for Wales website: www.tfwrail.wales/our-network/stations.

Wheelchairs available
Nearest station with more facilities CRS Code

Station Map

Station plan

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