Duration 2h 28m
Distance 12.1 miles
Average price £17
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberdare and Rhymney takes 2h 28m and the fastest train takes 2h 7m. There is a train service every few hours from Aberdare to Rhymney. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberdare
  2. Cardiff Queen Street
  3. Rhymney
2h 50m
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£14 - £21

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdare to Rhymney. However, there are services departing from Aberdare and arriving at Rhymney via Cardiff Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Aberdare and Rhymney is 8 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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Aberdare to Rhymney train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberdare station.

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Aberdare to Rhymney train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Rhymney station.

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You can take a train from Aberdare to Rhymney via Cardiff Queen Street in around 2h 50m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
£7 - £12

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