The area around Aberdare is renowned for geology and sports and is famous for its chief shopping and service centre for the Cynon valley.

Planning your journey

Facilities at Aberdare station

General facilities at Aberdare station
Facility Available
Car Park Monday To Friday - 24 Hours
Saturday - 24 Hours
Sunday - 24 Hours
Cycle Storage 0 spaces

Baby Change
Staffing Part Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area Yes.
ATM Machine
Tourist Information

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Aberdare station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available Yes.
No platform staff available. Assistance is provided by the Conductor on the train.

Impaired Mobility Set Down
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access Category B1.
users, mobility scooter users and customers with reduced mobility may find the
steep ramps leading from Abernant Road to both platforms difficult to negotiate.
full station facilities as stated in the Accessible Travel Policy, please visit
the Transport for Wales website: www.tfwrail.wales/our-network/stations
Wheelchairs Available
National Key Toilets
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
There are two accessible ticket machines, that take debit and credit cards only. 
One is next to the ticket office at the top of the ramp.
Another is near the car park. When purchasing your travel ticket, please obtain a parking ticket from this machine or from the ticket office.
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter Yes.
Ticket office closed until 13 September 2021. See station message at the top of this page for details.
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