Swindon Rail Station to Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 5 hours 16 mins

Swindon Rail Station to Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station

Leave at 00:38 and arrive at 09:16
Journey time 08:38
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Great Western Railway to Bristol Temple Meads

  • Chippenham Rail Station
  • Bath Spa Rail Station
  • Bristol Temple Meads Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Great Western Railway to Cardiff Central

  • Filton Abbey Wood Rail Station
  • Patchway Rail Station
  • Severn Tunnel Junction Rail Station
  • Newport (S Wales) Rail Station
  • Cardiff Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Radyr

  • Cardiff Queen Street Rail Station
  • Cathays Rail Station
  • Llandaf Rail Station
  • Radyr Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Pontypridd

  • Taffs Well Rail Station
  • Trefforest Estate Rail Station
  • Trefforest Rail Station
  • Pontypridd Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Merthyr Tydfil

  • Abercynon Rail Station
  • Quakers Yard Rail Station
  • Merthyr Vale Rail Station
  • Troed-y-Rhiw Rail Station
  • Pentre-Bach Rail Station
  • Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Swindon Rail Station to Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station

Leave at 07:40 and arrive at 11:16
Journey time 03:36
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Great Western Railway to Cardiff Central

  • Bristol Parkway Rail Station
  • Newport (S Wales) Rail Station
  • Cardiff Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Radyr

  • Cardiff Queen Street Rail Station
  • Cathays Rail Station
  • Llandaf Rail Station
  • Radyr Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Pontypridd

  • Taffs Well Rail Station
  • Trefforest Rail Station
  • Pontypridd Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Merthyr Tydfil

  • Abercynon Rail Station
  • Quakers Yard Rail Station
  • Merthyr Vale Rail Station
  • Troed-y-Rhiw Rail Station
  • Pentre-Bach Rail Station
  • Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Swindon Rail Station to Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station

Leave at 08:40 and arrive at 12:16
Journey time 03:36
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Great Western Railway to Cardiff Central

  • Bristol Parkway Rail Station
  • Newport (S Wales) Rail Station
  • Cardiff Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Radyr

  • Cardiff Queen Street Rail Station
  • Cathays Rail Station
  • Llandaf Rail Station
  • Radyr Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Pontypridd

  • Taffs Well Rail Station
  • Trefforest Rail Station
  • Pontypridd Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Merthyr Tydfil

  • Abercynon Rail Station
  • Quakers Yard Rail Station
  • Merthyr Vale Rail Station
  • Troed-y-Rhiw Rail Station
  • Pentre-Bach Rail Station
  • Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Merthyr Tydfil Rail Station to Swindon Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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