There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Wednesday 13th December 2017 using the Christmas Shopper Specials Timetable 2017

Let the train take the strain and search for the perfect gift this Christmas - 

Discover more about our Christmas Shopper Specials »

Key:

  • S: Steam-hauled service
  • D: Diesel operated service
  • DMU: Diesel multiple unit service
  • a: Arrival times for terminating service
  • n: Does not stop in January, November and December
  • Times in italics indicate that the service will not run on 1 January and 26 December

Saturday 19th November 2016

  • Blue Timetable 2016

    Blue Timetable (Heywood Station to Rawtenstall Station)
     DSDSDSDS
    Heywood (dep) - - 10:00 11:30 12:15 14:15 15:05 16:25
    Bury Bolton St (dep) - 09:30 10:20 11:50 12:40 14:30 15:25 16:43a
    Summerseat (dep) - 09:38 10:28 11:58 12:48 14:38 15:33 -
    Ramsbottom (dep) - 09:45 10:35 12:15 13:05 14:50 15:40 -
    Irwell Vale (dep) - 09:52 10:42 12:22 13:12 14:57 15:47 -
    Rawtenstall (arr) - 10:00 10:50 12:30 13:20 15:05 15:55 -
    Blue Timetable (Rawtenstall Station to Heywood Station)
     DSDSDSDS
    Rawtenstall (dep) - 10:15 11:05 12:45 13:40 15:20 16:10 -
    Irwell Vale (dep) - 10:22 11:12 12:52 13:47 15:27 16:17n -
    Ramsbottom (dep) - 10:40 11:23 13:03 13:58 15:38 16:30 -
    Summerseat (dep) - 10:45 11:28 13:08 14:03 15:43 16:35 -
    Bury Bolton St (dep) 09:30 11:00 11:45 13:45 14:35 16:00 16:44a -
    Heywood (arr) 09:43 11:13 11:58 13:58 14:48 16:13 - -

    If you would like to download or print a copy of our 2016 Timetables & Information Leaflet, please click here.

  • Possible Amendments

    An event is taking place on this date.

Key:

  • S: Steam-hauled service
  • D: Diesel operated service
  • DMU: Diesel multiple unit service
  • a: Arrival times for terminating service
  • n: Does not stop in January, November and December
  • Times in italics indicate that the service will not run on 1 January and 26 December

Notices and promotions

  • Find Your Fare

    Freedom of the Line

    Our best value tickets which include unlimited travel all day and FREE entry to Bury Transport Museum (excludes special events).

    • Family (2 adults & 3 children): £38.00
    • Adult (aged 18 and over): £14.80
    • Concession (aged 60 and over): £13.30
    • Child (aged 5 - 17): £9.40
    • Under 5s: FREE (except Day Out with Thomas)

    Other Fares

    Single and return fares are available between our four main stations - Heywood, Bury, Ramsbottom and Rawtenstall, except on Special Events.

    Return tickets start from: Adult: £8.20, Child: £5.20, Concession: £7.40

    Dogs

    Dogs are allowed to travel on the railway at no extra charge, however must be kept on a lead at all times.

    Resident's Permit

    Great discounts for residents of the boroughs of Bury, Rochdale and Rossendale.

    Freedom of the Line tickets: Adult, Concession, Child: £9.00

    Full line return tickets: Adult: £6.00, Concession/Child: £4.00

    Find out more

    Special Events Rover Tickets

    Special tickets may replace other ticket types and are available on special event days including: Day Out with Thomas, 1940s Wartime Weekend, Diesel & Steam Events. Please see individual events or contact us for details.

    Full terms and conditions

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