East Lancashire Railway

Type:Steam Railway

Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street
Bury
GREATER MANCHESTER
BL9 0EY

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East Lancashire Railway

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Recent Reviews:

  • lys1947
    Bury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    The ELR is a heritage railway which has been providing excellent days out for all ages for many years. ELR put on several 'special' activities throughout the year but the most exciting is whenever... Read full review
  • Gordon C
    Huddersfield
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Santa Special as good as it gets
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    Took two of our grandchildren, aged 2 & 4, on the Santa special on Sunday 9th December. The staff, organisation and total enthusiasm shown ensured the children and grown ups had a brilliant... Read full review
  • Chris A
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Brilliant day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th December 2018
    Just a great way to spend a day, hopping on and off trains Great restaurants and bars on the route. Buffer Stops the bar at the end of the line is a gem and it's neighbour The Hut providing great... Read full review

Directions

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.

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.

Dates and Opening Times

Opening dates and times for 2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* 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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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

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