Submitted by content-editor on Sat, 23/01/2021 - 21:23

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Temporary removal of step free access

From Monday 25th April, the Platform 1 footbridge will be removed to allow for the new bus and rail interchange work.

Step free access between platforms and the Syphon Street car park will not be available during the work. 

Please use the accessible diversion which is approximately 0.3 miles. 

Alternatively, travel to either Pontypridd or Dinas Rhondda station, where step free access is available. 

The work will take approximately 12 months to complete and will include a new accessible lift.

Sorry for the inconvenience caused. 

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Sitting on the Rhondda rail line, Porth Station is the second station to serve the town of Porth. The first, built in 1861 was replaced by the current building in 1876. However, in the last few years, the station has received investment from the Metro project in order to improve existing facilities, including increasing the amount of car parking space.


  • How long does it take to walk from Porth Station to Porth town centre?

    • It's a 2 minute walk, via North Road, from Porth Station to the town centre.

  • What car parking facilities are available at Porth Station?

    • There are 73 car parking spaces at Porth Station.

  • What facilities are there for bike storage at Porth Station?

    • There are no bike storage facilities at Porth Station.

  • What other facilities are available at Porth Station?

    • Coin and cards telephones
    • Disabled access - step-free throughout, ramps are available, as are wheelchairs and induction loops
  • Which popular destinations can be reached from Porth Station?

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