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Kick-off: 16:45

On Saturday 22nd February, there will be a full city centre road closure from X until X as Wales take on France in the Six Nations.

Please see below for details of service diversions in place during this time.

 

Cardiff Council

Transport for Wales

Cardiff Bus

Stagecoach South Wales

Newport Bus

NAT

 

Cardiff Council

There will be a full city centre road closure from 10:45 – 17:15.

From early in the day, Scott Road and Park Street will be closed as a result of the need to prepare Gate 5 and protect queuing fans.

For a full road closure the following roads are closed:

  • Kingsway from its junction with North Rd to its junction with Duke St.
  • Cowbridge Road East from its junction with Cathedral Rd to its junction with Westgate St.
  • Tudor St from its junction with Clare Rd to its junction with Wood St.
  • Plantagenet St & Beauchamp St from their junctions with Despenser Place to their junctions with Tudor St (access for residents & traders will be permitted)
  • Saunders Road from its junction with St Mary Street
  • Customhouse Street throughout its length (access to private car parks will be permitted)
  • Penarth Road from its junction with Saunders Road to the entrance leading into the rear of the Central Train Station

The following roads will be closed in their entirety: - Duke St, Castle St, High St, St. Mary St, Caroline St, Wood St, Central Sq, Westgate St, Quay St, Guildhall Pl, Golate, Park St, Havelock St & Scott Rd.
 

Additions:

Civic Centre: Access to part of the Civic Centre will be controlled throughout the day, with access allowed only for parking, limited commuter parking, loading and access to private car parks. Roads affected include: King Edward VII Avenue, Museum Avenue, City Hall Road, College Road & Gorsedd Gardens Road

Station Terr / Guildford St from its junction with Newport Rd to its junction with Churchill Way southbound will be access for buses only throughout the time period of the full closure – this is to ensure reliable access for buses to the satellite bus stops in Churchill Way. 
 

Please Note:

If there are any safety concerns in connection with crowds queuing to go into the venue prior to gates opening there may be a need to close Wood St & Westgate St earlier, along with lane restrictions adjacent to Gate 1 on Cowbridge Rd East.

If there are any safety concerns relating to the queuing system at Cardiff Central Train Station, then Wood Street, Westgate Street, Park Street, Havelock Street, St Mary Street, Penarth Road, Saunders Road and Customhouse Street will remain closed until safety concerns are remedied. 

 

 

Transport for Wales

Transport for Wales is advising all customers that trains in the Cardiff area are expected to be busy all day. Those travelling into the city to watch the match are advised to leave plenty of time for their journey.

  • A queueing system will be in place at Cardiff Central Station after the game from approximately 16:15 onwards.
  • Cardiff Queen Street Station will close at 15:30.

 

Cardiff Bus

13:00 until 20:30*

*St Mary Street will remain closed and buses will follow their Saturday night diversions at the earlier time of 20:30 rather than 22:00.

Route Number

City Centre Terminal Point

1 and 2 ▲

Hayes Bridge Road (JH)

6 (baycar)

Customhouse Street

8, 9 and 9C to Cardiff Bay or Sports Village

Hayes Bridge Road (JH)

8 and 9 to Heath Hospital

Churchill Way

11 Churchill Way

13 to Cardiff Bay and Sports Village

Hayes Bridge Road (JH)

13 to Drope

Tudor Street

15

Tudor Street

17 and 18

Tudor Street

21, 23 and 24

Greyfriars Road

25

Tudor Street

27

Greyfriars Road

28, 28A and 28B

Greyfriars Road

30

Greyfriars Road

35

Greyfriars Road

44, 45, 45B

Churchill Way

49 and 50

Churchill Way

51

Greyfriars Road

52

Churchill Way

53

Greyfriars Road

57 and 58

Churchill Way

61 

Tudor Street

62, 63 and 63A

Tudor Street

64

Tudor Street

66

Tudor Street

91* Customhouse Street (* runs during Summer months only)

92, 92B, 93, 94 and 94B

Customhouse Street until 1900 or Tudor Street after 19:00 until end of closure Mondays to Saturdays.  On Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays buses arrive and depart from Tudor Street all day.  

95 to Barry

Tudor Street

95 to Heath Hospital

Greyfriars Road

95A and 95B

Tudor Street

96 and 96A

Tudor Street

X45 towards St Mellons

Churchill Way

X45 towards Cardiff Bay Retail Park Hayes Bridge Road (JH)

X59

Dumfries Place HV

CCFC Shuttle Bus Tudor Street

 

▲ On event day services 1 and 2 do not serve the rear of Central Railway Station (Stop JM & JN) from the time roads are closed.

● On event day baycar runs between City Centre (Customhouse Street – JG) and Cardiff Bay only and does not serve the city centre loop or rear of Central Railway Station (stop JM) from the time roads are closed.

 

 

Stagecoach South Wales

All Stagecoach buses will finish and start and at Greyfriars Road all day on Saturday:

  • TrawsCymru T4 and T14, Stagecoach 132 and X4 will leave from Bus Stop GN.
  • Stagecoach 86, 26, 136 and X3 will leave from Bus Stop GH.
  • Stagecoach 122 and 124 will continue to leave from Bus Stop GE.

These additional diversions will also apply:

  • Service 122/124: Will be diverted via Gabalfa Interchange & North Road from 10:15 until 18:00 and will not serve Cathedral Road.
  • Service 132: Will not serve Cardiff Bay all day.

 

 

Newport Bus

Service 30 will terminate and depart from Greyfriars Road bus stop between the hours of 10:45 and 17:45.

 

 

NAT

 

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