This section of our site gives all of our latest news and press releases on changes and improvements to Arriva Trains Wales' services as well as articles on the transport industry as a whole.
12 July 2016
This year’s National Eisteddfod visits Abergavenny and there will be a free shuttle bus taking visitors between the station and the Eisteddfod visitor center.
From Monday 12 September to Friday 21 October 2016, the Severn Tunnel will be closed.
are being urged to check before they travel between Newport and Shrewsbury as
Network Rail embarks on upgrade works over six consecutive weekends beginning
on 11 June.
6 June 2016
Arriva Trains Wales is highlighting the outstanding contribution made by local volunteers at Prestatyn railway station by nominating them in this year’s ‘Tidy Wales Awards’ organised by Keep Wales Tidy.
24 May 2016
Arriva Trains Wales is urging its customers travelling between the Shrewsbury and Birmingham area of its network to check their journey plans on the weekend of 18/19 June due to large scale events taking place and Network Rail improvement works.
17 May 2016
The UK Rail Industry has come together to support "Station-to-Station" events and to celebrate the Queen's 90th Birthday.
16 May 2016
Arriva Trains Wales is set to triple the amount of services it provides to Manchester Airport after an application to extend the existing agreement was approved by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR).
9 May 2016
Arriva Trains Wales is encouraging its customers travelling across its mainline network to benefit from its cheaper off-peak prices and quieter trains.
4 May 2016
The new Arriva Trains Wales (ATW) summer timetable from Sunday 15 May 2015 has been launched which includes some important amendment to services .
4 April 2016
Arriva Trains Wales has expanded the product range available on its mobile app service following huge demand with a reported half a million journeys being made since its launch in 2015.
21 March 2016
Arriva Trains Wales’ drivers have taken on a new system designed to help reduce the amount of fuel they use on train journeys.
14 March 2016To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week (14-18 March), one of Wales’ largest private sector employers is highlighting the achievements of its young and talented apprentices who are seeking to gain industry recognised qualifications with the business.
14 February 2016
Arriva Trains Wales has teamed up with Cardiff University to take on three students as interns as part of a five month integrated work placement programme.
12 February 2016
Green Light for Shrewsbury train station improvements
Arriva Trains Wales has been granted listed building planning consent to deliver station improvements at Shrewsbury Railway Station.
27 January 2016
The National Rail Passenger Survey (NRPS), conducted twice a year by the rail industry Watchdog Transport Focus, reports that overall customer satisfaction with Arriva
Trains Wales for the Autumn 2015 wave was 82 % (Autumn 2015) with a rise in
satisfaction in many key areas of our service provision, notably the service
and facilities at our stations, train punctuality, value for money of tickets and
our on-train toilet facilities.
29 January 2016 Every train station on Arriva Trains Wales’ network has now been fitted with Customer Information Screens (CIS).
© Copyright 2016 Arriva Trains Wales