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Llanbradach railway station

Coordinates: 51°36′11″N 3°13′59″W / 51.6031°N 3.2331°W / 51.6031; -3.2331

Llanbradach railway station is a railway station serving the village of Llanbradach, south Wales. It is a stop on the Rhymney Line of the Valley Lines network and dates from the opening of the line by the Rhymney Railway in 1858.

Llanbradach National Rail
Llanbradach railway station.jpg
Location
PlaceLlanbradach
Local authorityCaerphilly
Grid referenceST146900
Operations
Station codeLNB
Managed byTransport for Wales
Number of platforms2
DfT categoryF2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2013/14Increase 0.137 million
2014/15Decrease 0.130 million
2015/16Decrease 85,884
2016/17Increase 91,218
2017/18Increase 98,714
History
Key datesOpened 1858 (1858)
National RailUK railway stations
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Llanbradach from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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ServicesEdit

The station has a frequent service - currently four departures per hour each way, to Bargoed northbound and to Caerphilly, Cardiff Central and Penarth southbound. One northbound train each hour continues to Rhymney, with extras at peak times. In the evening, the service reduces to hourly each way and on Sundays to two-hourly (when southbound trains run to Barry Island rather than Penarth).[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Table 130 National Rail timetable, May 2016

External linksEdit

Preceding station   National Rail Following station
Aber or
Energlyn & Churchill Park
  Transport for Wales
Rhymney Line
  Ystrad Mynach