Fairwater train station is a 10-minute walk from the shops in the town centre.
It's an 8-minute stroll from the Cardiff Ski and Snowboard Centre, and 11 minutes by foot from Fairwater Park.
Trains to Radyr and Coryton run every half-hour, while Cardiff Central station is 20 minutes by rail. Change at Cardiff for trains to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport.
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Facilities & Services at Fairwater
Fairwater is a station in South Glamorgan operated by Arriva Trains Wales. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. There aren't any toilets. All platforms are step free accessible. There is no car park available.
Fairwater station, Pwllmelin Road, Fairwater, South Glamorgan, CF5 3QE
Arriva Trains Wales
Ticket Buying and Collection
Tourist Information Office
Accessibility and Mobility Access
Monday - Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00
Step Free Access
The platforms are accessible to wheelchair users via access ramps. A footbridge connects both platforms.
No platform staff available. Assistance is provided by the Conductor on the train
Accessible Ticket Machines
This machine does not accept cash. Payment is by major debit and credit cards only.
Accessible Booking Office Counter
Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
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Location for Rail Replacement Services
Wait adjacent to the top of the ramp to the Cardiff bound platform on Fairwater Road
Trains from Fairwater
Trains to Fairwater
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Child discount of 50% on most tickets. Up to 2 under 5s can travel free with a fare-paying passenger.
Only one Railcard will be applied