Using our high-speed, eco-friendly trains, you can travel from Newport and arrive, feeling relaxed, in Pontypridd in around an hour.

If you want to bring your bike with you, that's no problem. We offer dedicated bike spaces on most of our trains, although it is recommended that you book in advance. Find more information here.

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  • Why Choose Transport for Wales?
    • If you're heading for Pontypridd, the gateway to the Cardiff valleys, Transport for Wales can get you there ready for a day of exploring. Save money with our special offers and arrive feeling relaxed.
  • What types of train tickets can you get?
    • Transport for Wales offers cheap rail travel across their range of tickets and travel cards. These include the popular Off-peak, flexible Anytime, and Multiflex for those who commute less than they did. You can find all our deals here.
  • Do the trains have free WiFi?
    • Take advantage of the free WiFi that's available on most of our trains and use your journey to check in with work, download your favourite music, or relax with the latest blockbuster.
  • How to download our TfW app?
    • Download our free app from either the Google Play Store or The App Store. You can book tickets, check latest timetables and keep up-to-date with all the news.