Connecting South Wales to Cardiff, as well as Bristol, Swindon and Manchester, Bridgend railway station is the fifth busiest station in the country; welcoming well over 1.5 million passengers through its doors every year.
Bridgend railway station was designed by legendary engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel and opened to the public in 1850. Today, the station and its unique pedestrian bridge are Grade II listed.
And if you do find yourself stopping at Bridgend railway station, you’ll find plenty of places to visit and things to do in the local area.
Just a short drive away from the station is the beautiful Bryngarw Country Park, which offers wonderful woodland walks and outdoor play areas for the kids. Or, if you fancy getting out to the coast, you could always head for the pebbled beaches of Dunraven Bay or the wonderful Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes.
Average saving calculated by comparing Advance Single Standard Class ticket prices to the equivalent price of a Standard Class Super Off-Peak ticket bought on the day of travel. Advance fares are subject to availability. Selected GWR routes only. Advance fares available from up to 11 weeks prior to travel. Savings correct as of September 2018. Terms and conditions apply.