Travelling by train to Cyfarthfa Castle is super-simple. The nearest railway station to Cyfarthfa Castle is Merthyr Tydfil, which is served by Transport for Wales services throughout the day. It's 27 minutes to Cyfarthfa Castle on foot. The Castle is situated under a mile and a half to the northwest of the station; you can follow the course of the River Taff for most of the walk!

Cyfarthfa Castle is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Cyfarthfa Castle website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays07:15 - 15:30
Saturday 08:15 - 16:30
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
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
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Help provided by on train staff.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorArriva Trains Wales
Car parking spaces34
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable

Departures and arrivals from Merthyr Tydfil

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Merthyr Tydfil station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to BridgendTransport for Wales11:381On time
to Barry IslandTransport for Wales12:08On time
to BridgendTransport for Wales12:381On time
to Barry IslandTransport for Wales13:08On time
to BridgendTransport for Wales13:381On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Barry IslandTransport for Wales12:01On time
from Barry IslandTransport for Wales12:31On time
from Barry IslandTransport for Wales13:01On time
from Barry IslandTransport for Wales13:31On time
from Barry IslandTransport for Wales14:01On time

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