East Lancashire Railway

Type:Steam Railway

Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street

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East Lancashire Railway

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Recent Reviews:

  • ikelly46
    Rawtenstall, United Kingdom
    Spoiled rotten
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    We had the Sunday Dining with Distinction “Lancashire Lunch” It was tremendous Succulent tender beef with trimmings, amazing soup to start and a historic recipe of Figgy Pudding to finish... Read full review
  • michelesh18
    Trip Type:
    Lancastrian Lunch on board Steam Train
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th February 2019
    Birthday treat and thoroughly enjoyed by all. John, looked after us very well through out the journey and being next to the drinks service area was lovely.. Food on board as lovely and the service... Read full review
  • davev938
    Bury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Football at rammy
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th February 2019
    Decided to take the young un to watch Ramsbottom united got dropped off but got the train back to bury, a lovely journey which I am sure we will do again 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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