21. Brecon Mountain Railway

Travel by narrow gauge steam train through beautiful scenery in the Brecon Beacons National Park on one of the most popular routes in Wales.

Further information

One railway carriage has been designed to carry wheelchairs. There is an internal ramp from the booking office to the gift shop and platform. The train stops alongside Pontsticill Reservoir, which has a level platform and views over the surrounding hills.

 

How to get there: Pant Railway Station is a few miles north of Merthyr Tydfil and south of the Pontsticill Reservoir. Follow the train symbol on brown signposts from the A465.

 

Nearest town or village: Pant, Merthyr Tydfil.

 

OS Grid Reference: Explorer Map OL12 or Landranger Map 160 - SO 059 097.

 

Contact: phone 01685 722988 or visit Brecon Mountain Railway

 

Facilities: Licensed tea-room & shop. Please phone or visit website for details of site opening times. Accessible by public transport, please phone for details.

 

Parking: There is free car and coach parking on site and disabled bays are present. The car park is a mixture of tarmac and compacted stone.

 

Toilets: Disabled toilets can be found on site.