Brecon Mountain Railway Access Statement

Car Park

  • Main car park has a level, firm surface free from obstructions.
  • Two lined out disabled parking bays.
  • Drop-off point available right outside main entrance.
  • Double door main entrance measuring 1600mm in width.

Pant Station

  • Disabled access toilet with hand rails.
  • Ladies and Gents toilets have push top taps.
  • Ticket Office counter is 1100mm high.
  • Entrance Hall has seating for use during busy periods.
  • Good colour contrasting throughout.
  • Cafe has chairs with firm back support.
  • Space for wheelchairs integration and tables with a good colour contrasting.
  • Ramped access to station platform with hand rails.
  • No curbs or steps between car park and the platform.
  • Easy access to Restaurant and Gift Shop.

The Train

  • There are two steps from the platform on to the carriage balcony and another step into the carriage itself.
  • Special carriage designed to carry manual wheelchairs with ramped access (staff assistance required).  

Please Note:

For Health and safety reasons we are currently only able to transport manual self-propelling wheelchairs. Powered and Motorised chairs and scooters unfortunately cannot be carried. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Torpantau Station 

  • No facilities at this station, only a platform.
  • Not possible for wheelchairs users to board or leave train at present.

Pontsticill Station

  • No access for motor vehicles.
  • Level platform with ramps with 30mm high step into cafe.
  • Disabled toilets with access for wheelchairs


  • Assistance dogs are welcome
  • Mobile phone reception is not consistent, networks may vary.