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Cathays

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Cathays station
Plas-y-Parc
Cardiff
CF10 3LU

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Ticket office

Closed now

Mon: 7:30 AM to 6:30 PM
Tue: 7:30 AM to 6:30 PM
Wed: 7:30 AM to 6:30 PM
Thu: 7:30 AM to 6:30 PM
Fri: 7:30 AM to 6:30 PM
Sat: 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Station details

General information

Station Operator: AW
Station Code: CYS
Staffing Level: partTime
CCTV: Yes

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
False Smartcard Issued
False Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
False Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Ticket Office Note:
Entrance to Pontypridd bound platform.

Passenger services

False> Lost Property Contact Available
Phone number: 03333 211 202
Website: Go to website
True Ticket Gate

False> Left Luggage Contact Available
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

False> Atm Machine
False Baby Change
False Bureau De Change
False Post Box
False Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
False Shops
False Showers
False Station Buffet
False Telephones (Cards & Coins)
False Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
False Trolleys
False WebKiosk
False WiFi
Wifi Note:

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False Waiting Room

Car parking

false Car parking

Cycling

False Cycle Storage Availability
True Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

False Taxi Rank

False Car Hire

False Airport
False Metro
True Bus Service

Accessibility

True Accessible Booking Office Counter

False Accessible Public Telephones

False National Key Toilets

True Induction Loop
False Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

False Step Free Access

Step Free Access Note:

While both platforms are step-free, there is no facility for wheelchair users or persons with reduced mobility to cross between Platform 1 and 2 due to a steep footbridge.

Customers who have travelled from the Valleys and wish to access the University or the Civic Centre are advised to travel to Queen Street station, change onto a North-bound service and alight at Cathays on the return service.

The nearest fully accessible station is Cardiff Queen Street.

False Accessible Taxis

True Accessible Ticket Machines

Accessible Ticket Machines Note:

These machines accept debit/credit cards and cash. 

The machine on the Cardiff-bound platform is only available during staffing hours.

The machine on the Pontypridd-bound platform is available all the time.

False Impaired Mobility Set Down

Live departures and arrivals for Cathays

Departures
Arrivals
Live departures for Cathays
Due Destination Platform Expected further details 
20:09 Cardiff Central Platform 1 1 20:11 2 mins late See details on departure to Cardiff Central
20:12 Treherbert Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Treherbert
20:16 Cardiff Central Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Cardiff Central
20:31 Bridgend via Rhoose Cardiff Int Airport Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Bridgend via Rhoose Cardiff Int Airport
20:33 Merthyr Tydfil Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Merthyr Tydfil
20:39 Cardiff Central Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Cardiff Central
20:46 Penarth Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Penarth
20:48 Aberdare Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Aberdare
21:09 Cardiff Central Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Cardiff Central
21:12 Treherbert Platform On time See details on departure to Treherbert
21:16 Cardiff Central Platform On time See details on departure to Cardiff Central
21:31 Bridgend via Rhoose Cardiff Int Airport Platform On time See details on departure to Bridgend via Rhoose Cardiff Int Airport
21:34 Merthyr Tydfil Platform On time See details on departure to Merthyr Tydfil
21:46 Penarth Platform On time See details on departure to Penarth
21:48 Aberdare Platform On time See details on departure to Aberdare
Live arrivals at Cathays
Due Destination Platform Expected further details 
20:08 Treherbert Platform 1 1 20:10 2 mins late See details on departure to Treherbert
20:11 Penarth Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Penarth
20:15 Abercynon Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Abercynon
20:30 Merthyr Tydfil Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Merthyr Tydfil
20:32 Barry Island Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Barry Island
20:38 Treherbert Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Treherbert
20:45 Aberdare Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Aberdare
20:47 Bridgend Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Bridgend
21:08 Treherbert Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Treherbert
21:11 Cardiff Central Platform On time See details on departure to Cardiff Central
21:15 Aberdare Platform On time See details on departure to Aberdare
21:30 Merthyr Tydfil Platform On time See details on departure to Merthyr Tydfil
21:33 Barry Island Platform On time See details on departure to Barry Island
21:45 Aberdare Platform On time See details on departure to Aberdare
21:47 Bridgend Platform On time See details on departure to Bridgend

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