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Ynyswen railway station

Welsh: Ynys-wen
Place Ynyswen
Local authority Rhondda Cynon Taff
Grid reference
Station code YNW
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 1
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05   8,162
2005/06 6,500
2006/07 9,101
2007/08 8,588
2008/09 12,918
2009/10 12,858
2010/11 7,754
2011/12 7,524
2012/13 9,782
2013/14 9,730
Key dates Opened 1986 (1986)
National RailUK railway stations
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Ynyswen from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Ynyswen railway station is a railway station serving the village of Ynyswen in Rhondda Cynon Taf, south Wales. It is located on the Rhondda Line.

It was first opened on this site by British Rail on the former Taff Vale Railway in 1986.[1]


Mondays to Saturdays there is a service every 30 minutes to Treherbert and to Cardiff Central. On Sundays there is an two hourly service in each direction.

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Treorchy   Arriva Trains Wales
Rhondda Line


  1. ^ Hutton, John (2006). The Taff Vale Railway, vol. 2. Silver Link.  

External links

  • Train times and station information for Ynyswen railway station from National Rail

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