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Wales v Italy
2020 Six Nations

  • Saturday 1 February 2020 Principality Stadium, Cardiff
  • Kick off 1415

Queue Maps
Queue Maps
Cardiff Central

Important Information   
A rail replacement bus service between Abergavenny and Hereford from 2000 onwards.
Service change - Abergavenny to Hereford
Please check your journey plans on the day.

Buy Before You Board

Enhanced ticket checks will be in operation throughout the day so make sure you have a valid ticket for your journey before you get on the train.

It’s going to be busier than usual, so download the TfW Rail app or buy in advance to save time on the day. 

For public safety, a queueing system will be in place at Cardiff Central station after the game approx 1600 onwards. Cardiff Queen Street station will close at 1530.

Plan your Journey

To help you plan your journey here is a rough guide to the busiest services from this station on event days.





Heath High Level








Pye Corner




Taffs Well


Treforest Estate



Top Tips for travelling to the match

  • Please allow plenty of time for your journey.
  • Download the TfW Rail App to avoid queues at station booking offices.
  • Return to the station as quickly as possible after the event.
  • Please be aware you could be queuing for up to ninety minutes for your train but please be patient - the queuing system is for your personal safety.
  • Purchase your return ticket in advance to avoid further delays at stations. A return is often cheaper than two singles!
  • Allow for weather conditions when queuing (i.e. bring an umbrella and warm clothing).
  • Please be aware that there are temporary toilets available to passengers outside the station situated in all three car parks. There are also passenger toilets on each platform.
  • If you require assistance when travelling by train, please let us know in advance.
  • If you are not going to the event, please avoid travelling to and from Cardiff Central station on that day.
  • All available trains will be out working however services will be extremely busy and you may have to stand for some or all of your journey.
  • Please be aware that smoking (including e-cigarettes) is not permitted anywhere on Transport for Wales premises, including on trains and at stations.