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.
Arriva Trains Wales is advising all rugby fans travelling to Cardiff on Saturday 15 March to attend the Wales v Scotland match at the Millennium Stadium to leave in ample time to catch the train home.
In partnership with local authorities and other public transport providers, Arriva Trains Wales is launching a new communication tool for passengers who may have difficulty with communication.
Due to the late kick off (20:00) of the Wales vs France Six Nations rugby match on Friday 21 February, Arriva Trains Wales is advising those planning to travel home by train after the match that limited additional services will be available after 22:30.
Arriva Trains Wales will be providing extra train services and additional seating capacity where possible to cater for fans traveling to the Wales v Italy Six Nations game at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday 1 February.
Railway engineers are working hard to re-open the Cambrian Coast line following recent storm damage. The railway is currently closed between Dovey Junction and Pwllheli due to severe damage at a number of locations, including Tywyn, Barmouth and Criccieth.
As part of the on-going Cardiff Area Signalling Renewal project, Network Rail is carrying out improvement work on the line between Cardiff and Barry. This work will mean that train operators will be able to provide
a more reliable service in the future.
Fourteen children from North Wales have enjoyed a festive visit to see Santa at Cardiff Castle courtesy of CLIC Sargent the Childrens’ Cancer Charity, The Best Western PLUS Maldron Hotel and Arriva Trains Wales.
Arriva Trains Wales is providing its passengers with 18,000 extra seats during the Christmas period this year.
Welsh rail users are being urged to plan ahead in order to stay safe this Christmas.
Partygoers are also being reminded that anti-social behaviour will not be tolerated and those who over-indulge run the risk of being refused rail travel.
Arriva Trains Wales has publically signed up to the Welsh Government’s Sustainability Charter, Wales’ highest profile commitment to sustainable development. Signing the Charter is a voluntary commitment aimed at improving the economic, social and environmental well-being of Wales. ATW joins a network of over 150 other organisations from across Wales in making sustainability central to all they do.