Dedicated Out of Hours Care for your pet
Covering South Wales   Cardiff, 180 Merthyr Road (A470), CF14 1DL 02920 529 446   Ystrad Mynach, Oakfield Street, CF82 7AF 01443 811 111

Directions

Directions to Our Emergency Clinics:

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the Cardiff Emergency Clinic:

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Examples of Directions from Different Areas:

from Cowbridge, (13 miles)

Stay on the A48 all the way to the centre of Cardiff, (straight over Culverhouse Cross Roundabout) to the Gabalfa interchange (with the A470). Take the first exit onto the A470 north (towards Merthyr). Stay in the left hand lane. After 100 yards you will see “East” on your right and “Three Horse Shoes” on your left. The Gabalfa surgery is about 50 yards further on, on the left. (Watch for the speed camera sign on our drive.)

from Llantwit Major (17 miles)

Follow the B4265 through St Athan to the A4226.

At the junction with A4050 take the 1st exit (A4050) then to the A48 (Culverhouse Cross) Take 3rd exit A48 (signposted Cardiff West). Stay on the A48 all the way to the centre of Cardiff, Gabalfa junction with the A470. Take the first exit onto the A470 north (towards Merthyr). Stay in the left hand lane. After 100 yards you will see “East” on your right and “Three Horse Shoes” on your left. The Gabalfa surgery is about 50 yards further on, on the left. (Watch for the speed camera sign on our drive.)

from the South of Cardiff

At the Gabalfa interchange, if on the roundabout take the last exit signposted A470 M4 and Merthyr Tydfil, or go straight over the flyover.

Stay in the left hand lane. After 100 yards you will see “East” on your right and “Three Horse Shoes” on your left. The Gabalfa surgery is about 50 yards further on, on the left. (Watch for the speed camera sign on our drive.)

from Cwmbran (20 miles)

Head south on the A4042 to Newport (13 miles). Take the M4 to Junction 29 (A48(M)) Branch left (signposted Cardiff E and S) to join A48(M). Turn off the A48 at the Gabalfa interchange (A470). At the roundabout, take the last exit signposted A470 M4 and Merthyr Tydfil.

Stay in the left hand lane. After 100 yards you will see “East” on your right and “Three Horse Shoes” on your left. The Gabalfa surgery is about 50 yards further on, on the left. (Watch for the speed camera sign on our drive.)

from the north (J32 of M4): (Tonypandy [Rhondda] 18 miles, Pontypridd 13 miles)

Stay on the dual carriageway (A470) to the end. You will go through 4 sets of traffic lights then be forced around a bar/restaurant on a traffic Island. This is the “East”. Stay in the middle lane as you approach the Gabalfa roundabout.

DO NOT GO OVER THE FLYOVER

At the roundabout, go all the way around the roundabout and take the last exit signposted A470 M4 and Merthyr Tydfil, as if you were going back home.

Stay in the left hand lane. After 100 yards you will see “East” on your right and “Three Horse Shoes” on your left. The Gabalfa surgery is about 50 yards further on, on the left. (Watch for the speed camera sign on our drive.)

the Ystrad Mynach Emergency Clinic:

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Examples of Directions from Different Areas:

from Cwmbran, (20 miles)

Follow signs to Pontypool (A4042). At Pontymoile roundabout (Junction with A4042 (South)) take 1st exit A472 (signposted Pontypool)

Continue 8 miles until you get to Crumlin. At the traffic signals turn left onto the A467 (signposted Newport)

At the next (Celynen) roundabout take 2nd exit A472 (signposted Ystrad Mynach)

Stay on the A472 for 5 miles until you reach Ystrad Mynach (passing Newbridge & Blackwood) and going through Maesycwmmer).

At roundabout take 3rd exit right (towards Bargoed). 200yds to next roundabout (Tesco’s) take 2nd exit left to Ystrad Mynach. 200yds take 1st turning on left (signposted car park). You will see us at the end of the road.

from Bargoed

Head south to Tesco’s roundabout take 3rd exit right to Ystrad Mynach. 200yds take 1st turning on left (signposted car park). You will see us at the end of the road.

from Aberdare (12 miles – previously 22 miles to Cardiff)

Start out at Aberdare, head for Cardiff (A4059) all the way to the A470.

At roundabout take 2nd exit (straight ahead) on A472 (signposted Ystrad Mynach) all the way to Ystrad Mynach (passed the “Railway Inn”, Nelson and “The Rowan Tree” pub.

After going under railway bridge turn left into Ystrad Mynach. Straight over 2 mini-roundabouts. Then first right towards Car Park. You will see us at the end of the road.

from Merthyr Tydfil (12 miles – previously 22 miles to Cardiff)

Start out at Merthyr, head for Cardiff on the A470.

After about 8 miles, reach roundabout, turn left on to A472 (signposted Ystrad Mynach) all the way to Ystrad Mynach (passed the “Railway Inn”, Nelson and “The Rowan Tree” pub.

After going under railway bridge turn left into Ystrad Mynach. Straight over 2 mini roundabouts. Then first right towards Car Park. You will see us at the end of the road.

from Caerphilly, (5 miles)

Take A469 north out of Caerphilly. At Ystrad Mynach roundabout, continue straight on towards Bargoed. 200yds to next roundabout (Tesco’s) take 2nd exit left to Ystrad Mynach. 200yds take 1st turning on left (signposted car park). You will see us at the end of the road.

from Tonypandy [Rhondda] 13 miles, Pontypridd 8 miles

Head north on the A470 to the 1st roundabout – turn right onto A472 (signposted Ystrad Mynach) all the way to Ystrad Mynach (passed the “Railway Inn” and “The Rowan Tree” pubs).

After going under railway bridge turn left into Ystrad Mynach. Straight over 2 mini roundabouts. Then first right towards Car Park. You will see us at the end of the road