East Lancashire Railway

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Type:Steam Railway

Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street
Bury
GREATER MANCHESTER
BL9 0EY

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From £16.00
East Lancashire Railway train travelling over countryside bridge

Ticket Prices

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Freedom Of The Line - Adult£16.00 per ticket
Freedom Of The Line - Child (aged 5 - 17)£10.00 per ticket
Freedom of the Line – Concession£14.50 per ticket
Freedom Of The Line - Family (2 adults/3 children)£42.00 per ticket
Freedom Of The Line - Under 5sFree

Freedom Of The Line tickets include unlimited travel all day and FREE entry to Bury Transport Museum (excludes special events).
Under 5s: Free (Except Special Events).

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Bury Interchange provides both tram and bus services throughout Greater Manchester, with the City Centre just a 30 minute journey via a regular direct tram service. Bury Bolton Street Station is located just a short 5 minute walk from Bury Interchange.

Road Directions

Bury Bolton Street Station is the hub of the East Lancashire Railway and is sited in the centre of Bury, just north of Manchester City Centre. Bury is conveniently located near major road links (M60, M62 and M66) and can be accessed from Junction 2 of the M66.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Yvonne B
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    A trip on a steam train
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th September 2019
    Even on a damp day the trip was enjoyable, the train was lovely and the staff friendly and helpful, even the onsite cafe at Bury was good value Read full review
  • louthrambler
    Lincolnshire
    A delightful day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th September 2019
    Visited mid-week when there were steam-hauled trains, making the 30 minute journey from Bury to Rowtenstall. Had we visited on a weekend, we could have had a longer ride to Heywood, which would be... Read full review
  • mick m
    staffs
    Voucher present
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 19th September 2019
    From our arrival,the chap in the booking office was superb,gave us lots of help,plus plenty of free smiles.Had a short wait for our steam train ride,so had a breakfast bap and tea on the platform.Ten... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Loop system in station
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Dates and Opening Times

Opening dates and times for 2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* The railway operates at weekends and Bank holidays all year round and also Mid-week during most holiday periods. Please check the East Lancashire Railway website for the latest timetables.

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