Treforest Estate railway station
|Welsh: Ystad Trefforest|
|Local authority||Rhondda Cynon Taf|
|Managed by||Transport for Wales|
|Number of platforms||2|
|Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections|
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 5 January 1942|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Treforest Estate from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
Treforest Estate railway station 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.
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
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