Shopping & Getting here
At least one day's shopping is a must for a visit to Caerphilly, Blackwood or the county borough's smaller towns and villages. Cardiff city centre is only a 20 minute drive from Caerphilly town or a 15 minute train ride to the capital. Cardiff's new St David's 2 shopping centre is a must see and a shopper's paradise. Use the location map to plan your shopping trip.
Transport information: Getting to the county borough of Caerphilly:
For further information on directions and locations, please contact the Visit Caerphilly Centre on 02920 880011 or Click to email How to get to Caerphilly by car: Follow M4 to Junction 32, then follow A470 north (Merthyr Tydfil) to Caerphilly, take 3rd exit off roundabout and follow 'i' and Castle signs to Caerphilly.
By Bus: From Cardiff Central Station, Stagecoach A & B or number 26 to Caerphilly. Visit Traveline website for up to date information on bus and train times. Call 0871 200 22 33 for transport enquiries.
By Train: From Cardiff Central or Queen Street to Caerphilly station and the Rhymney Valley. From Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale servicing the Islwyn Valley - Crosskeys, Risca and Newbridge. Visit Arriva Trains Wales website for up to date train arrivals and departure times. Call 08457 484950 for any train enquiries (24 hrs).
By Air: Cardiff Airport is under 45 minutes drive from Caerphilly. Flights to Cardiff from many UK and Eurpoean airports. Cardiff Airport website
Bridge Street, Abercarn, Caerphilly, NP11 4SE. Wales
If you are looking for a friendly bike shop near the stunning CwmCarn DH and XC trails in South Wales then you will be stoked to read that we PS Cycles has opened in Abercarn. Only 20 minutes from Newport or 10 minutes from Blackwood, the shop is ideally situated just off the A467.
As a family run business, with an emphasis for providing complete customer satisfaction.
With over 100sq metres of floor space the store also has a fantastic range of clothing for all cycling enthusiasts, not to mention its superb service centre should you need spares or repairs. PS Cycles also offer a hire service and as such, really makes this shop in the heart of the valleys, a one stop shop for all your biking needs.
Castle Court Shopping Centre
Castle Street, , Caerphilly, CF83 1NU. Wales
Tel: 029 2086 4221
Castle Court is home to the biggest range of shops in town. Featuring major national stores, local independents and Morrisons supermarket together with charismatic Glanmors Tea Room. Castle Court is the ideal place for all your everyday shopping.
The Welsh Craft Shop
10 Market Street, , Caerphilly, CF83 1NX. Wales
Tel: 029 20882050
At the Welsh Craft Shop you will find a great selection of quality Welsh and Celtic gifts & souvenirs.
Bargoed Town Centre
Cardiff Road/Hanbury Road/High Street, Bargoed, Caerphilly, CF81 8NN. Wales
Tel: 01443 866213
Visit Bargoed's Big Idea Website for a full list of shops in Bargoed along with information on 'Bargoed's Big Idea' which is providing Bargoed with exciting new retail developments along with the regeneration of the town and surrounding area.
Blackwood Town Centre
High Street, Blackwood, Caerphilly, NP12 1AE. Wales
Tel: 01443 866213
Located in the heart of Caerphilly county borough, Blackwood is an important shopping centre, which continues to attract top High Street names. Blackwood's busy shopping centre boasts a regular and lively outdoor market, which is easily accessible with good parking facilities.
Caerphilly Town Centre
Cardiff Road/Castle Court Shopping Centre, Caerphilly, Caerphilly, CF83 1JL. Wales
Tel: 01443 866213/02920 880011
Enjoy a refreshingly different shopping experience in Caerphilly Town Centre, the town is the home of the world famous Caerphilly cheese and dramatically set next to its majestic Castle surrounded by beautiful Welsh countryside. With a mixture of small independent traders and well-known high street names Caerphilly Town Centre provides retail therapy in a truly relaxing setting.