Getting ready for your next journey? Whether you’re planning a trip or getting ready for your commute, find out everything you need to know about Aberdare station facilities here before you travel. At most train stations you’ll find ticket machines to buy or collect tickets, as well as customer help points if you need a helping hand. There are also seating areas in most stations so you can sit back and relax while you wait for your train. For detailed information about the facilities available at Aberdare station, take a look below.
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Is there a ramp at Aberdare station to get on the train?
Yes, there is a train ramp at this station.
Step-free access information
Wheelchair users, mobility scooter users and customers with reduced mobility may find the steep ramps leading from Abernant Road to both platforms difficult to negotiate.
Step-free access coverage
Are there accessible drop off or pick up points at Aberdare station?
No, there aren't accessible drop off or pick up points at this station.
Are there wheelchairs available at Aberdare station?
No, wheelchairs aren't available at this station.
Are there accessible ticket machines at Aberdare station?
Yes, this station has accessible ticket machines.
Accessible ticket machines information
There are two accessible ticket machines. One is next to the ticket office at the top of the ramp. Another is near the car park. When purchasing your travel ticket, please obtain a parking ticket from this machine or from the ticket office.
The ticket machine(s) do not accept cash. Payment is by major debit and credit cards only.
Is there a lowered ticket counter at Aberdare station?
Yes, there's a lowered ticket counter at this station.
Lowered ticket counter information
Ticket office closed until 13 September 2021. See station message at the top of this page for details.
Are there induction loops at Aberdare station?
Yes, induction loops are available at this station.
Accessible travel links
Are accessible taxis available at Aberdare station?
No, accessible taxis aren't available at this station.
Accessible station facilities
Is staff help available at Aberdare station?
Yes, staff are available to help you at this station.
Staff help information
There are no platform staff available at this station. Assistance will be provided by the Conductor on the train.
Are there accessible public telephones at Aberdare station?
No, accessible public telephones aren't available at this station.