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Service Changes 1 September 2019

We've listened to your feedback regarding bus services in Aberdare, the Rhondda Valleys and Caerphilly and we have made some changes to improve bus connectivity and journey times.

 

Aberdare & surrounding areas

 

Service 1

All journeys have been retimed to improve connections on the service with other routes. There will be an extra journey at 0815 from Abernant.

Service 1 Timetable

 

Service 2

All journeys have been retimed to improve connections on the service with other routes. 

Service 2 Timetable

 

Service 6

  • We have added extra early morning and evening journeys at 0705 & 1810 from Aberdare and 0745 & 1850 from Merthyr Tydfil. 
  • Service 6 will no longer serve the Tre-Ifor estate. Please use the bus stops on Merthyr Road or visit Traveline Cymru for alternative journeys.

Service 6 Timetable

 

Service 7/8/9  

  • All journeys have been retimed to improve connections on the service with other routes. 
  • Great news, Service 8 will now connect with First Bus  service X7 in Glynneath for onward travel to Swansea and the Vale of Neath Health Centre.
  • In the evening some Service 9 journeys will run to Merthyr Tydfil.

Service 7/8/9 Timetable

 

 

Service 13A/C & Service 113

  • Service 13A/C is being replaced by Service 13. Service 13 will follow the existing 13A route but will no longer serve Pant Farm. Pant Farm will be served by service 113.
  • The Sunday service will no longer operate.

 

Service 13 Timetable
Service 113 Timetable

 

Service 11A/C

  • All journeys have been retimed to improve connections on the service with other routes. 
  • Service 11C will no longer serve Bwlfa Dare and will run as far as Cwmdare. For alternative journeys please see Traveline Cymru.
  • The Sunday service will no longer operate.

Service 11A/C Timetable

 

 

Service 60/60A

  • All journeys have been retimed to improve connections on the service with other routes. 
  • There will be additional early morning journeys at 0718 from Mountain Ash to Aberdare & 0817 from Aberdare to Mountain Ash.

Service 60/60A Timetable

 

Service 95A

All journeys have been retimed to improve connections on the service with other routes. 

Service 95A Timetable

 

Service 172

  • All journeys have been retimed to improve the punctuality of the service.

  • Service 172 will operate the normal route from Aberdare to Porthcawl but will no longer serve Garden City due to an ongoing issue with parked cars on the route. Service 152 will provide a connection from Garden City, Gilfach Goch to Tonyrefail and Tonypandy. 

Service 172 Timetable

 

Rhondda & surrounding areas


Service 120​

Some journeys have been retimed to improve the punctuality of the service. On a Sunday we have improved the connectivity with the 132 Maerdy to Cardiff and 122 Tonypandy to Cardiff.

 

Service 130

We have listened to passenger concerns and have extended the 130 service to Pontypridd on a Saturday only. On a Sunday we have improved the connectivity with the 132 Maerdy to Cardiff and 122 Tonypandy to Cardiff.

 

  Service 120/130 Timetable

 

Service X122

  • We are introducing a faster journey from Tonypandy Bus Station to Cardiff. Service X122 will leave Tonypandy Bus Station at 0640 & 0655 and 1720 from Cardiff. X122 will not service Trebanog, Tonyrefail Coedely or Pontyclun.To catch the bus for these places please use Service 122.

 

Service X122/122 Timetable

 

Service 122

On Sundays Service 122 from Tonypandy will be extended to Cardiff Bay via Queen Street Station.

 Service X122/122 Timetable

 

 

Service 132/X32

  • Extra journeys will operate on Service 132 Gold at 1725, 1825 & 1910 from Maerdy to Porth (Mon to Fri) and 1916 on Saturdays.
  • There will be an additional fast  X32 journey from Maerdy to Cardiff at 0658.
  • On Sundays the 0800 service from Porth will now operate at 0730 to introduce an earlier journey to Cardiff.
  • There will be extra Sunday journeys at 0545 & 0710 from Porth to Maerdy and a new journey at 2325 from Maerdy to Porth.

Service 132/X32 Timetable

Service 152

Service 152 will run via Concorde Drive, Pretoria Road and continue to Garden City, Gilfach Goch. Please check the new timetable below.

Service 152 Timetable

Service 153

The departure times from Gilfach Goch have been re-timed to improve connectivity.

Service 153 Timetable

Service 170

There will be an additional journey Monday to Saturday at 1840 from Clydach Vale to Tonypandy .

Service 170 Timetable

 

Service 173

Morning journeys have been changed to allow a connection with 170 in Clydach to allow through journeys from Porth to Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda.

Service 173 Timetable

 

Service 175

We will only operate Monday to Saturday evenings. During the day Thomas of Rhondda will provide a service between Porth and Tonypandy. Please see Traveline Cymru for more details.

Service 175 Timetable

 

Service 137

Due to low demand the 1105 and 1305 departures from Porth will no longer operate.

Service 137 Timetable

 

Caerphilly & surrounding areas

 

Service 86/86X

  • Service 86 has been extended from Lisvane providing an hourly service from Cardiff to Caerphilly to replace Service 25
  • The revised Route 86 will operate hourly from Caerphilly Interchange via St. Martin’s Road, Caerphilly Mountain, Thornhill and Lisvane Rail Station, Llanishen Village, Heath, UHW Heath Hospital and Colum Road •In Cardiff city centre, Route 86 will start and finish at Greyfriars Road
  • The current Route 25 journeys at 19:25 from Caerphilly and 20:00 from Cardiff on Monday to Saturday, as well as all Sunday journeys will be renumbered as 86X
  • For any customers who travel from Senghenydd to Cardiff in the morning on Service X, you can return to Caerphilly in the afternoon by catching Service 86/86X or Service 26 gold – Service 26 gold operates from Caerphilly to Cardiff, up to every 30 minutes. Passengers travelling to the Heath Hospital can use Service 86
  • The journey time on Service 26 gold from Caerphilly to Cardiff only takes up to 5 minutes extra, plus there's free Wi-Fi and USB chargers on board so you can sit back and relax. 

Service 86/86X Timetable

Service 25

Service will no longer operate as this is replaced by the 86/86X, see above. 

 

Service X

 The times for service X remain unchanged. For any customers who travel in the morning, from Caerphilly to Cardiff on Service X, you can return to Caerphilly in the afternoon by catching Service 86/86X or Service 26 gold. For passengers going to the Heath Hospital, you can hop on Service 86.

Service X Timetable