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

    Local folk will not want to miss this opportunity to explore the East Lancashire Railway line at a significant discount. For one weekend only, residents of Bury, Rochdale and Rossendale can take advantage of the discounted rates usually only available to holders of a Resident Permit.

    Pick up a Freedom of the Line ticket for £10, a Full Line Adult Return for £7 and a Concession/Child ticket for just £5!

    Find out more.

    Please note that proof of residency in Bury, Rochdale or Rossendale is required to take advantage of the discount.

  • 419

    The East Lancashire Railway is thrilled to announce that Caledonian Railway 419 will be making her first ever appearance at the ELR at our 2019 Spring Steam Gala.

    The loco appears courtesy of the Scottish Railway Preservation Society and will be starring alongside other steam powered stunners such as 78018, 80097, 80080 and more, be sure to visit our event page for the full line-up.

    Remember that you can save 10% off the price of your ticket by booking online, so book now!

    Additional thanks go to the SRPS for supplying the photo.

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