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East Lancashire Railway

Type:Steam Railway

Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street

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East Lancashire Railway

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Recent Reviews:

  • RustyBrit
    Pickering, Canada
    Trip Type:
    Fun way to enjoy Friday lunch
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th October 2017
    Nice liitle trip on a real steam train. Lunch was good, scenery was interesting. Staff were all very friendly. Great way to start my English vacation. Read full review
  • MysC
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    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th October 2017
    We visited Bury with our children for the School of Wizardry, and were so impressed, from all the lovely friendly staff members we encountered, to the long list of upcoming events. We did struggle to... Read full review
  • alanweech1234
    Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th October 2017
    We went on a wonderful 3 hour ride on this steam train and had a wonderful meal, we booked the red rose meal for four people and the service was out of this world, 10 out of 10. Read full review


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.


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.

Opening Times

open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

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