There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 1st May 2021 using the Reopening Timetable

Halloween Ghost Trains

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    Halloween 1


    Looking for some tricks and treats to share with the little ones this Halloween? Pay a visit to the East Lancashire Railway for a spooktacular seasonal celebration. Meet our friendly ghouls and ghosts and head out on a haunted steam train ride!

    More info on the tricks and treats awaiting you will be made available soon, so watch this space!


    Our Halloween Ghost Trains run 28, 29 and 30 October 2021.

    2020 prices held until April 1 2021.

    Thursday 28 October 2021

    Event Tme Price Per Adult Price Per Child Book Now
    17:30 £16.90 £11.90 BOOK NOW
    19:00 £16.90 £11.90 BOOK NOW
    20:30 £16.90 £11.90 BOOK NOW

    Friday 29 October 2021

    Event Time Price Per Adult Price Per Child Book Now
    17:30 £17.40 £12.40 BOOK NOW
    19:00 £17.40 £12.40 BOOK NOW
    20:30 £17.40 £12.40 BOOK NOW

    Saturday 30 October 2021

    Event Time Price Per Adult Price Per Child Book Now
    17:30 £17.90 £12.90 BOOK NOW
    19:00 £17.90 £12.90 BOOK NOW
    19:30 £17.90 £12.90 BOOK NOW

    Tickets must be purchased in advance.

    Availability: Green = Good availability, Orange = Limited Availability, Red = Few Seats Left

    Please note that all trains will leave on time. Please ensure you allow time for travel and parking. Passengers must sit in the seats they have booked.


    Any questions? Email

    Find us by reaching Bury Bolton Street Station, easily accessible by all forms of transport:

    By Car:

    Major road links, including M60, M62 and M66, and parking are near to Bury Bolton Street Station. Bury Bolton Street Station Car Park has limited space, however Bury boasts a number of other facilities close to the station. Charges may apply.

    By Public Transport:

    Bury Interchange provides both bus and tram services throughout Greater Manchester and is just a few minutes' walk from Bury Bolton Street Station.

    For more information on how to find us, and information on nearby car parks visit our Getting Here page.


    The East Lancashire Railway welcomes people of all abilities and we strive to make sure we are easily accessible to everyone. Therefore, we encourage you to get in touch if you any questions or requirements, and we will do our best to help you plan your visit. You can contact us on 0333 320 2830 (and press option two twice) or email us at:

    All of our stations offer step-free access, and on most services we carry a ramp to allow step-free boarding to our trains. Disabled toilet facilities are available on most operating days at Bury, Ramsbottom, Rawtenstall and Heywood Stations as well as Bury Transport Museum. If you have any questions or further requirements, please get in touch.

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