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Newport railway station in South Wales is known locally as Gorsaf Rheilffordd Casnewydd and is the third busiest station in Wales (after Cardiff Central and Cardiff Queen Street). Newport station underwent extensive redevelopment starting in 2007 and in 2010 opened a new station building and facilities including four full-sized platforms. These extended platforms now capable of accomodating the new GWR 10 carriage Intercity Express trains.

Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, and GWR all provide services from the station and destinations include Manchester, Carmarthen, Cardiff, Port Talbot, Swansea, Llanelli, Bangor, Gloucester, Birmingham, London, Bristol, and Portsmouth to name just a few! 

On the UK rail network, there are 2 Newport stations, the other being in Essex. To avoid confusion train tickets to and from both stations have either Essex and South Wales prefixed to help differentiate the two. 

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:45:00 until 20:00:00
  • Saturday open from 06:30:00 until 20:30:00
  • Sunday open from 08:00:00 until 19:45:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number03333 211 202
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Shops noteNewsagent (available on platforms 2 and 3).
Telephone typesCoins
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Food outlet (available on platforms 2 and 3).
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
The platforms are accessible. Lifts connect all platforms via a footbridge. Parking for disabled customers is available at both the front and rear car parks.
Toilets notesThe toilets are located on Platform 1, Platform 2 and Platform 4. The National key toilets are located on Platform 2; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Find WiFi Hotspots around Newport (S. Wales) station.
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Monday- Friday 0430 - 0100 Saturday0430 - 0001 Sunday 0730 - 0100
Customer Service notes
Contact our Customer Relations team directly at https://tfwrail.wales/contact-us
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameGodfrey Road
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces246
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces42
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Newport (South Wales)

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Newport (South Wales) station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales04:532On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway05:252On time
to HolyheadTransport for Wales05:312On time
to Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales05:351On time
to Manchester PiccadillyTransport for Wales05:564On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales04:522On time
from SwanseaGreat Western Railway05:242On time
from Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales05:302On time
from HerefordTransport for Wales05:351On time
from Cardiff CentralTransport for Wales05:554On time
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