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    Train at the Millennium Coastal Park Llanelli 

    Travelling around our network with an Explore Wales Pass is straightforward, with direct services linking South Wales with North Wales and connections at Shrewsbury for Mid Wales. 

    The table below gives a sample of frequencies and journey times by train. 

    From     To  Approximate journey time  Frequency 
    Cardiff  Holyhead 4 hours 50 minutes Every 2 hours
    Cardiff Chester 3 hours Every 2 hours
    Cardiff Shrewsbury 2 hours Every hour
    Swansea Crewe 4 hours Every hour
    Holyhead  Shrewsbury                       
    Machynlleth Pwllheli    
    Shrewsbury Aberystwyth 2 hours Every 2 hours
    Carmarthen Tenby 50 minutes Every 2 hours
    Fishguard Harbour Swansea 1 hour 40 Up to 7 trains daily
    Swansea Shrewsbury via Llandrindod 3 hours 40 Up to 4 trains daily

    Where can I travel with my Explore Wales Pass?

    Not sure where our services operate to and from - view and download the network map.


    Here you can view and download all our train timetables to plan your journey, then print them off or save them on your computer - or how about creating your own timetable that’s tailor made for you?

    For details on how your train is running, please visit Journey Check. For bus timetables, please visit Traveline Cymru.

    Our Stations

    To help plan your journey and find out which facilities are available at the stations on our network. Simply enter the station name and the details will be displayed.