Aberdare is renowned for it's breath-taking views in the Cynon Valley, but did you know TfW is renowned for it's reliable, eco-friendly service, that's not only budget-friendly but best for the environment too.

If you are thinking of taking a trip, we can get you to Aberdare in under 90 minutes and with our free WiFi on board the majority of our trains, you can relax on your way there, so when you arrive, you are ready for an adventure.

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  • Why Choose Transport for Wales?
    • Making our passengers our priority means that we can give you the best experience, and take you quickly and safely to your chosen destination.
  • How to download our TfW app?
    • Use our handy Transport for Wales phone app to book tickets, check timetables, and get the latest updates for trains going to Aberdare. Our app is intuitive and easy to use, and you can download it for free for Android or iOS.
  • Can I take my dog on the train?
    • Our pet-friendly policy allows your furry family members on board to enjoy your travel adventures with them. We allow dogs, cats, rats and other well-behaved pets, as long as they do not upset other travellers. Click here for more information.
  • What are the ways to buy your ticket?
    • Ticket's can be bought in a multitude of ways. We have a way to suit everyone's needs, so if you are not tech-savvy, don't worry. You can still purchase tickets in person. For more information on buying ticket's click here.