East Lancashire Railway

Type:Steam Railway

Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street

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East Lancashire Railway

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Recent Reviews:

  • Anita F
    Bury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fabulous evening
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 14th April 2019
    Went on a murder mystery night with 9 friends. We went in fancy dress which added to the fun and had a great time trying to track down the murderer. We had a great meal, the train was beautiful and... Read full review
  • alanpT1526ED
    Dursley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th April 2019
    Good day out. staff very passionate . Trains look great stations look good you think you have just slipped back in time. Read full review
  • Andrewb1984
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Changed for the better over the years
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th April 2019
    I have visited here as a child and as an adult but havent been back for a while. The railway is one of the best in the north of England. The engines and rolling stock seem to be in better condition... 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.

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


  • On-Site café/restaurant

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  • Toilets

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