Treforest Estate railway station (also Trefforest Estate, Welsh: Ystad Trefforest) is a small railway station in Treforest, near Cardiff, built to serve the workers and visitors of Treforest Industrial Estate. It is located on the Merthyr Line, 8.7 miles (14 km) north-west of Cardiff Central.
|Location||Ton-Teg, Rhondda Cynon Taf|
|Managed by||Transport for Wales|
|Classification||DfT category F2|
|Opened||5 January 1942|
Passenger statistics from the Office of Rail and Road
In the spring of 2016 new shelters were installed on the platform ahead of the South Wales Metro project.
Mondays to Saturdays, there is a half-hourly service southbound to Cardiff Central via Cardiff Queen Street, continuing to Barry Island and Bridgend via Llantwit Major in an alternating fashion. There is a half-hourly service northbound to Merthyr Tydfil via Pontypridd. There is no Sunday service.
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
|Taffs Well||Transport for Wales
- Hutton, John (2006). The Taff Vale Railway, vol. 1. Silver Link. ISBN 978-1-85794-249-1.
- "What's Happening in South East Wales | Transport for Wales". Archived from the original on 14 October 2018. Retrieved 5 June 2018.
- GB eNRT December 2015 Edition, Table 130 (Network Rail)
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