It's simple to reach Aberavon Beach, in Port Talbot , by train. Simply hop on a train to Port Talbot Parkway station and then it's just a substantial walk - but easy to reach through the town or by fairly frequent buses.


Aberavon Beach in Port Talbot is wide open sandy beach.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:30 - 18:30
Saturday 06:00 - 19:00
Sunday 10:00 - 17:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number03333 211 202
Lost Property Website
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

0600 - 2200 Mondays to Sundays

Help provided by on train staff outside staffing hours

Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces143
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<p>There is no cycle rack on the station but there is a council owned cycle rack at the front of the station</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Please allow a minimum of 30 minutes before your train is due to depart.

Wheelchair access to platform during staffed hours only, as this is via locked gate between the rails at the level crossing. Customers have to request assistance from the Booking Office, which is remote from the platforms.

Nearest accessible stations - Neath, Bridgend, Baglan, Briton Ferry

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

situated in station fore court

Departures and arrivals from Port Talbot Parkway

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to SwanseaGreat Western Railway00:271On time
to SwanseaGreat Western Railway01:501On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway04:072On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway05:172Scheduled
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway05:472Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway00:261On time
from London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway01:491On time
from SwanseaGreat Western Railway04:062On time
from SwanseaGreat Western Railway05:162Scheduled
from SwanseaGreat Western Railway05:462Scheduled

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