trains

Trains delayed between Cardiff and Penarth following fatality on the line

Trains delayed between Cardiff and Penarth following fatality on the line
February 13, 2013 No Comments »

Train lines at Llanishen have re-opened after a fatality on the line around 8.30am this morning, but operators have warned of “severe” delays. Bus services are currently supplementing the train service between Caerphilly and Cardiff Central. Train services between Cardiff ... Read More »

Cardiff commuters happiest in the country, says report

Cardiff commuters happiest in the country, says report
June 25, 2012 1 Comment »

Cardiff commuters should be the happiest in the country with their rail service, a new index suggests. The Campaign for Better Transport looked at how train services in 11 cities perform on affordability, overcrowding and punctuality. The charity found that ... Read More »

Opinion: Going off the rails: rail investment priorities

Opinion: Going off the rails: rail investment priorities
April 21, 2011 1 Comment »

We were invited to a friend’s party in London. With over a month’s notice, I expected to be able to get a reasonably cheap train fare. We needed to travel up on the Saturday and back on the Sunday and ... Read More »

Mapped: Help us map the train strike

Mapped: Help us map the train strike
February 26, 2011 1 Comment »

The trains in South Wales are set to be hectic. Arriva Trains Wales will strike on Sunday 27 and Monday 28 February, leaving many people without their normal transport. To help you beat the travel chaos, we’ve created a crowdmap. ... Read More »

Opinion: I’m beginning to hate our public transport

Opinion: I’m beginning to hate our public transport
November 23, 2010 3 Comments »

I had to travel to London for 24 hours. After my last experience of the ‘BayBus’ after 5pm, I left the office early. The bus was on time and I arrived at Cardiff Central at 5.15pm. A London train was ... Read More »

Weekend travel advice: Roads, buses and trains

June 25, 2010 2 Comments »

Travel advice for Cardiff as Armed Forces Day parades through the city and Paul McCartney prepares to rock the Millennium Stadium. Roads Bute Crescent is closed (except to residents/businesses) from 6 AM on Thursday 24th June to 11 PM on ... Read More »