Cardiff Central railway station is a station in Castle, Cardiff. It is managed by Transport for Wales.
Cardiff Central Station
All First Class
A comfortable modern lounge, screens with updated train information
Complimentary refreshments and a dedicated customer host ready to serve you.
Cold drinks vending machine Hot drinks vending machine Food vending machine Food outlet (Seating available) Food outlet (Seating unavailable)
The toilets are located on Platforms 1 to 8. The National Key/Accessible toilets are located in the East Subway near the lifts and on Platform 8; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key and are only available during staffing hours.
Cards and Coins
At the Penarth Road entrance and also in the main concourse.
Located outside main entrance
News agent Convenience store
Contact our Customer Relations team directly via the customer webform at www.tfwrail.wales
Phone: 03333 211 202
The meeting point for customers who require assistance is at the Customer Service desk located in the main booking hall at the front of the station.
0400 - 0100 Mon-Fri 0400 - 0030 Sat 0700 - 0030 SunMonday To Friday: 04:00 - 01:00
The National Key/Accessible toilets are located in the East Subway near the lifts and on Platform 8; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key and are only available during staffing hours.
Step free access is available to Platforms 1 to 7. Access to Platform 0 is via a shallow ramp from the station car park.
For full station facilities as stated in the Accessible Travel Policy, please visit the Transport for Wales website: www.tfwrail.wales/our-network/stations.
Accessible gate available at each set of ticket gates
Location: East end of platforms 1 and 2, 3 and 4, 6 and 7 - also at the front and rear of the station.
Sheltered stands are available on each platform.
Storage Type: Stands
Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
There is currently no central bus station. Bus services depart and arrive at stops around the city centre. Click on the link to see a list of routes and timetables
Buy a Cardiff PlusBus ticket with your train ticket for discount-priced unlimited bus travel around the town. For details visit www.PlusBus.info
The T9 Airport Express coach service departs from the bus stop at the rear of the railway station.
At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)
To go to the Transport for Wales Active Travel Station Map please follow the below link. Please be advised that it is still in development and completion is expected at end of 2021.
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