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Travelling from Treherbert to Cardiff Central is easy and hassle-free if you choose to go with Transport for Wales.

Our efficient and comfortable trains make the journey in approximately one hour, and the service starts at 05.40 and continues throughout the day until 21.15. Choosing our Anytime tickets allows you to travel in the most cost-effective way, and gives you flexibility over the timing of your trip.

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The train takes you straight to Cardiff Central station, and from there it’s easy to explore the sights of the capital of Wales.

There are plenty of fun adventures and attractions for the whole family, starting with the interactive experiences at the Techniquest science centre. If more traditional museums are your thing, pop along to the National Museum Cardiff. With a full programme of events and exhibitions, this is one not to miss, along with the iconic Millennium Centre.

For full-on adrenaline junkies, Cardiff is packed with adventures, such as getting wet, whilst having fun at Cardiff International White Water, or try your hand at skating at the Plaza - there’s plenty going on here. Sports fans can visit the Principality Stadium to watch rugby, football and more niche events, including the thrilling, edge-of-seat excitement of the Nitro World Games.

If shopping is your thing, the Queen’s Arcade shopping centre has all the high street names, but if you like something a little more artisan, Dominions Arcade is one of many Victorian boutique markets. With crafts, handmade goodies and studio pieces, you’ll find the perfect gift or keepsake from your day in Cardiff.

Why not relax with a fresh coffee and slice of delicious homemade cake, or experience fine dining luxury, before catching the train back to Treherbert. Keep up-to-date with our easily accessible app, and follow our Live Route Status for the latest updates.

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