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Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway by train

It takes an average of 2h 17m to travel from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway by train, over a distance of around 17 miles (27 km). There are normally 29 trains per day travelling from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway and tickets for this journey start from £13.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 25m
PriceFrom £13.50
Distance17 miles (27 km)
Frequency29 trains per day
Departure stationAberdare
Arrival stationPort Talbot Parkway
Changes1 change
Train operatorsGreat Western Railway, Transport for Wales

Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway for Tuesday 11th May 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
06:44 On timeaberdare08:25 On timeport talbot parkwayPlat. 1 transport for wales PeakGet tickets1h 41m, 1 change
07:44 On timeaberdare09:35 On timeport talbot parkwayPlat. 1 transport for wales PeakGet tickets1h 51m, 1 change
08:44 On timeaberdare10:41 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets1h 57m, 1 change
09:44 On timeaberdare12:19 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets2h 35m, 1 change
11:44 On timeaberdare13:30 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets1h 46m, 1 change
12:44 On timeaberdare15:18 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets2h 34m, 1 change
13:44 On timeaberdare15:47 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets2h 3m, 1 change
14:44 On timeaberdare16:39 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets1h 55m, 1 change
15:44 On timeaberdare17:43 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets1h 59m, 1 change
16:44 On timeaberdare18:47 On timeport talbot parkwaytransport for wales PeakGet tickets2h 3m, 1 change

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway take?

The average journey time by train between Aberdare and Port Talbot Parkway is 2 hours and 17 minutes, with around 29 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Aberdare and Port Talbot Parkway by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway is 1 hour and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway cost?

Train ticket prices from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway can start from as little as £13.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway?

No, there are no direct train services from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway. Travelling from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway leave?

The first train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway leaves at 05:51. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway leave?

The last train from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway leaves at 22:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Aberdare and Port Talbot Parkway by train?

Trains travelling from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway cover a distance of around 17 miles (27 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Port Talbot Parkway to Aberdare.

Cheap train tickets from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway

Train tickets from Aberdare to Port Talbot Parkway start at £13.50 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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