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Station facilities

Ticket office
Ticket machine
Step-free access

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  • General service information
    • Staffing Level
    • Closed Circuit Television
    • Information Available From Staff
    • Information Services Open
    • CIS
    • Customer Help Points
  • Ticket buying and collection
    • Ticket Office
    • Prepurchase Collection
    • Ticket Machine
    • Oystercard Issued
    • Use Oystercard
    • Always Show Oyster Card Fields
    • Smartcard Issued
    • Smartcard Validator
  • All station facilities
    • First Class Lounge
    • Seated Area
    • Trolleys
    • Station Buffet
    • Toilets
    • Baby Change
    • Showers
    • Telephones
    • Wi Fi
    • Web Kiosk
    • Post Box
    • Tourist Information
    • Atm Machine
    • Bureau De Change
    • Shops
  • Accessibility and mobility access
    • Helpline
    • Staff Help Available
    • Induction Loop
    • Accessible Ticket Machines
    • Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter
    • Ramp For Train Access
    • Accessible Taxis
    • Nearest Stations With More Facilities
    • National Key Toilets
    • Step Free Access
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down
    • Wheelchairs Available
    • Assisted Travel
  • Parking information
    • Cycle Storage
    • CarPark
    • Rail Replacement Services
    • Taxi Rank
  • Passenger services
Live departures and arrivals


Coach travel available for Rugby Six Nations

On rugby match days you can take the stress out of travelling. By using Transport for Wales coach transfer service which runs to Cardiff's Principality Stadium.

The rugby coach transfer will take you to Tresillian Way in Cardiff, a short walk from the stadium.  You'll have time to spare to find your seat and also buy a beverage of your choice.

View our coach options


  • Overview
    • Over the centuries Cwmbran has been served by several stations, the first opened in 1852, and closed just thirty years later. The current 2-platform station opened in 1986 to serve travellers between Newport and Cardiff, those going north to Manchester Piccadilly, and out to West Wales.

      The 2008 refurbishment included improvements to passenger comfort by creating modern undercover seating facilities, live departure boards and an expansion to the car park. The ticket hall was also redesigned, and this small station now handles well over 200,000 passengers every year.

  • How long does it take to get from Cwmbran Station to Cardiff Airport?
    • Cardiff is the closest airport to Cwmbran Station, and by train, the journey takes approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes, changing at Cardiff Central.

  • How long does it take to walk from Cwmbran Station to Cwmbran town centre?
    • Going via Tudor Road, the walk into Cwmbran town centre takes around 3 minutes.

  • What car parking facilities are available at Cwmbran Station?
    • There are spaces for 76 cars at Cwmbran Station.

  • What facilities are there for bike storage at Cwmbran Station?
    • Cwmbran Station has the storage to cope with 6 bikes.

  • What other facilities are available at Cwmbran Station?
      • Toilets, including baby changing facilities
      • Station buffet
      • Coin and cards telephones
      • Disabled access - part of the station is step-free, with access to the southbound platform being via a long detour. Ramps are available, as is an induction loop system.
  • Which popular destinations can be reached from Cwmbran Station?
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