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 evening / morning trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend from Monday 5 to Friday 9 September

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Transport for Wales between Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil / Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry / Barry Island / Bridgend

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Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Barry Island, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Between 23:40 and 05:15 each night, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Penarth / Barry Island / Bridgend.

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.