Dinas Powys railway station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: 51°25′53″N 3°13′08″W / 51.4314°N 3.2188°W / 51.4314; -3.2188

Dinas Powys National Rail
Dinas Powys railway station.jpg
Location
Place Dinas Powys
Local authority Vale of Glamorgan
Grid reference ST153709
Operations
Station code DNS
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 2
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Increase 82,194
2012/13 Increase 84,524
2013/14 Increase 96,580
2014/15 Increase 0.105 million
2015/16 Decrease 0.103 million
History
Key dates Opened 20 December 1888 (20 December 1888)
National RailUK railway stations
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Dinas Powys from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Dinas Powys railway station is one of two railway stations serving the village of Dinas Powys in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales. It is located on the Vale of Glamorgan Line 4½ miles (7 km) south of Cardiff Central towards Bridgend (via Barry and Rhoose) and Barry Island.

Passenger services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales as part of the Valley Lines network.

Services[edit]

Monday to Saturday daytimes there is a 15-minute frequency northbound to Cardiff Central and beyond (to either Aberdare or Merthyr Tydfil). Southbound 3 trains per hour to Barry Island and an hourly service to Bridgend via Rhoose.[1]

Evenings and Sundays there is a generally a half-hourly service to Cardiff Central. Evenings there is an hourly service southbound to Barry Island and Bridgend whilst on Sundays half-hourly to Barry Island and every two hours to Bridgend.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Table 130 National Rail timetable, May 2016

External links[edit]

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Eastbrook   Arriva Trains Wales
Vale Line
  Cadoxton