East Lancashire Railway

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Type:Steam Railway

Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street
Bury
GREATER MANCHESTER
BL9 0EY

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East Lancashire Railway

Ticket Prices

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Freedom Of The Line - Adult£15.50 per ticket
Freedom Of The Line - Child (aged 5 - 17)£9.50 per ticket
Freedom Of The Line - Family (2 adults/3 children)£39.50 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).

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:

  • Destination814859
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th January 2019
    Had a wonderful time on the railway, loverly old stations and pubs in each station with local brewed beers and ciders. The war weekend is essential good very authentic and a great experience for all... Read full review
  • thebairnsfan
    Clackmannanshire, United Kingdom
    Another excellent preserved railway worth visiting
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    Have visited this attraction twice while staying at Burrs Country Park Caravan Club Site in Bury. On our first visit in 2017 we had to go into the station at Bolton Street in Bury, but now there is a... Read full review
  • Kelly M
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Another Joyful Santa Special
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    This was our second time doing the Santa Special, this year with our four year old and 17 month old. We enjoyed it once again; the day seemed to go by so quickly. The staff were helpful, friendly... 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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