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Trains to Bridgend

Situated halfway between the cities of Cardiff and Swansea, Bridgend lies on the junction of the South Wales Main Line and the Maesteg Line. The station is the fifth busiest in Wales, and runs regular passenger services to Swansea, Carmarthen and Fishguard in the west, and Cardiff, Reading and London Paddington to the east; there are also services to Manchester Piccadilly. Opened in 1850, the Grade II listed station boasts both building and pedestrian footbridge designed by world-renowned engineer, Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Situated on the River Ogmore, the town of Bridgend is noted for its outstanding natural beauty. The sprawling Bryngarw Country Park is just a short walk from the station, and is just perfect for a stroll through beautiful areas of woodland and around lakes or an award-winning oriental garden, stopping at picnic areas and cafes along the way.

Station details & facilities

Bridgend's small station concourse is situated directly in front of a busy taxi drop off / pickup point; it houses a ticket counter, waiting room and automated ticket machine. The station barriers lead directly onto platform 1 and 1a, from there, the historical station bridge provides access to platforms 2 and 3. There is bench seating throughout the station, and a coffee shop and toilet facilities can be found on platform 3.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays05:45 - 19:00
    Saturday 07:00 - 19:00
    Sunday 07:40 - 19:15
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False



  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones :
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Staff Help Notes :

    7 days a week 0600 to 2200

  • Customer help points : False


  • CCTV :


  • Shops available : False


  • Toilets available :
  • Showers : False
  • Baby change :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Carpark operator : National Car Parks Ltd
  • Car parking spaces : 102

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available : False
  • Cycle storage spaces : 0
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage location : on Platform 1


  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Step-free access notes : There is a fully accessible footbridge with lifts.
  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available :
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    taxi rank in station forecourt

Trains to Bridgend


Bridgend Railway Station, Station Hill, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 1BN
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:45 - 19:00
Saturday 07:00 - 19:00
Sunday 07:40 - 19:15

Bridgend Live Departures


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Great Western Railway

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Great Western Railway

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Great Western Railway

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