More rail disruption expected with heavy rain on the way

Rail passengers are being urged check journeys before they travel with flood damage from Storm Dennis causing prolonged disruption to key routes.

Transport for Wales says, whilst the situation is improving, more heavy rain is forecast so customers should check before they travel and allow extra time for their journey.

The line at Criccieth. Credit: Transport for Wales

The situation as of 6:30am on Wednesday morning:

  • Replacement bus service running on Transport for Wales between Llandudno Junction and Blaenau Ffestiniog.

  • Replacement bus service running on Transport for Wales between Pontypridd and Aberdare due to flooding. Tickets are being accepted on local bus routes.

  • Replacement bus service running on Transport for Wales between Newport and Hereford and reduced service between Hereford and Shrewsbury due to flooding. Tickets are being accepted on local buses and CrossCountry services.

  • Replacement bus service running on Transport for Wales between Treherbert and Pontypridd due to flooding. Tickets are being accepted on local bus routes.

  • Replacement bus service running on Transport for Wales between Crosskeys and Ebbw Vale Town due to flooding. Tickets are being accepted on Stagecoach Bus services.