There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 15th May 2021 using the Reopening Timetable

A pretty little village situated in-between Bury and Ramsbottom, Summerseat is popular with visitors because of its picturesque scenery and pubs.

Summerseat Garden Centre
Caption: Summerseat Garden Centre
Caption: Hamers Arms

The Hamers Arms and The Footballers are two traditional inns serving a selection of real, local ales, just a short stroll from the station.

For those that enjoy the great outdoors Summerseat Nature Reserve is located adjacent to the station with beautiful woodland and meadows to explore. A Garden Centre can also be found in the centre of the village selling flowers and home-baked cakes.

Five Fantastic Things to See and Do in Summerseat

  1. Hamers Arms
  2. The Footballers
  3. Summerseat Garden Centre
  4. Summerseat Nature Reserve
  5. Irwell Sculpture Trail

To find out about what's happening in and around Summerseat, visit the Visit Bury website.


For information on Fares from Summerseat, please download the below PDF document.


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  • Postcodes for Sat-Nav

    If using Sat-Nav please use the postcodes below:

    • Heywood: OL10 1NL
    • Bury: BL9 0EY
    • Burrs Country Park: BL8 1DA
    • Summerseat: BL9 5QY
    • Ramsbottom: BL0 9AL
    • Irwell Vale: BL0 0QG
    • Rawtenstall: BB4 6AG
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  • Photo: Visit the garden centre

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