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Station facilities

Toilets
No
Parking
Yes
ATM
No
Ticket office
No
Wifi
No
Ticket machine
Yes
Step-free access
Yes
Shops
No

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  • General service information
    • Staffing Level
    • Closed Circuit Television
    • 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 Topup
    • Smartcard Validator
    • Smartcard Comments
  • All station facilities
    • First Class Lounge
    • Seated Area
    • Waiting Room
    • 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 Public Telephones
    • 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
    • Onward Travel
  • Passenger services
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Overview

The picturesque town of Rhymney is home to this quaint station, 20 miles north of Cardiff, and just south of the glorious Brecon Beacons. Home to the Rhymney Union Ironworks, from 1801 until their closure in 1891, there was a need for a reliable transport service, and so in 1858, Rhymney Station opened.

Running all the way to Cardiff Queens Street via Bargoed, after the closure of the northern line and the reduction to one platform, the station fell into decline, with services being reduced to an hourly train to Penarth, and one to Cardiff Central.

Today, the station lacks ticket buying facilities, although the original brick building still stands. The small town of Rhymney is a beautiful place to enjoy a spot of sightseeing, and relax with some local hospitality.

 

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

    • It takes around five minutes to walk from the station into Rhymney town centre.

  • What car parking facilities are available at Rhymney Station?

    • There are 20 car parking spaces at Rhymney Station.

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

    • There are no bike storage facilities at Rhymney Station.

  • What other facilities are available at Rhymney Station?

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

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