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Aberdare Train Station

Aberdare

Aberdare station
Abernant Road
Aberdare
Mid Glamorgan
CF44 0PU

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Ticket office opening hours:

Friday - 05:40 to 13:55
Saturday - 07:40 to 15:55

  • NO Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • NO Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Accessibility
    • Accesible Ticket Machine

      There are two accessible ticket machines, that take debit and credit cards only. 

      One is next to the ticket office at the top of the ramp.

      Another is near the car park. When purchasing your travel ticket, please obtain a parking ticket from this machine or from the ticket office.

    • Helpline Contact URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Step Free Access

      Category B1.

      Wheelchair users, mobility scooter users and customers with reduced mobility may find the steep ramps leading from Abernant Road to both platforms difficult to negotiate.

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


      Coverage: whole Station
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter YES Yes
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate No
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down No
    • National Key Toilets No
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available No
    • Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Sunday - 08:00 to 20:00
    • Helpline YES Yes
    • Helpline Contact Details 03333 211202
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
    • Staff Help No platform staff available. Assistance is provided by the Conductor on the train.
  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Friday - 05:40 to 13:55
      Saturday - 07:40 to 15:55
  • Restrooms
    • Toilets No
    • Baby Change No
  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Find WiFi Hotspots around Aberdare station (http://btopenzone.hotspot-directory.com )
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Penalty Fares https://tfwrail.wales/policies-and-reports/revenue-protection-policy
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: No
      Smartcard Validator: Yes

      Load a pre-purchased season ticket onto a smartcard using the smartcard validator or the ticket vending machine. 

  • Station Information
    • ATM No
    • Baby Change No
    • Post Box No
    • Station Buffet No
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Shops No
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley No
    • Wifi No
    • Waiting Room No
    • Lost Property Phone number: 03333 211 202

      Operator Name: Managed by Transport for Wales
    • Customer Service Note Contact our Customer Relations team directly via the customer webform at www.tfwrail.wales (https://tfwrail.wales)
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    • Lost Property Number 03333 211 202
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 51.71505747
    • Longitude -3.443099147
  • Parking
    • Car Parking Details

      Car park is free of charge, however,  passengers must obtain a parking ticket when purchasing a travel ticket.  This can be issued from the ticket machine in the car park or from the ticket office. 


      Phone number: 03333 211 202

      Operator Name: Transport for Wales
      Name: Station Car Park
      Spaces: 41
      Free: true
      Number Accessible Spaces: 2
      Accessible Car Park Equipment: Yes
      Accessible Car Park Equipment Note:

      Car park is free of charge, however,  passengers must obtain a parking ticket when purchasing a travel ticket.  This can be issued from the ticket machine in the car park or from the ticket office.


      Cctv: Yes
      Open:
      Monday - Friday - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
      Url: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops No
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet No
  • Cycle Storage
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Availability No
    • Sheltered no
    • Spaces No
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note Buy an Aberdare PlusBus ticket with your train ticket for discount-priced unlimited bus travel around the town. For details visit www.PlusBus.info (http://www.PlusBus.info)
  • Other transportation
    • Rail Replacement Services

      Wait at Rail Link Bus stop adjacent to Leisure Centre

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