There are trains running today using the Orange Timetable 2017

despite the recent vandalism - all services are running as normal - 

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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

Wednesday 30th August 2017

  • Orange Timetable 2017

    Orange Timetable (Heywood Station to Rawtenstall Station)
     SDMUSDMUSDMUSDMU
    Heywood (dep) - - 10:00 11:25 12:10 14:15 15:20 16:30
    Bury Bolton St (dep) - 09:30 10:20 11:45 13:00 14:45 15:45 16:48a
    Burrs Country Park (dep) - 09:33 10:23 11:48 13:03 14:48 15:48  
    Summerseat (dep) - 09:38 10:28 11:53 13:10 14:53 15:53 -
    Ramsbottom (dep) - 09:46 10:36 12:01 13:25 15:05 16:01 -
    Irwell Vale (dep) - 09:53 10:43 12:08 13:35 15:12 16:08 -
    Rawtenstall (arr) - 10:01 10:51 12:16 13:45 15:20 16:16 -
    Orange Timetable (Rawtenstall Station to Heywood Station)
     SDMUSDMUSDMUSDMU
    Rawtenstall (dep) - 10:15 11:05 12:20 14:05 15:35 16:30 -
    Irwell Vale (dep) - 10;22 11:12 12:27 14:13 15:42 16:37 -
    Ramsbottom (dep) - 10:40 11:25 12:40 14:25 16:00 16:45 -
    Summerseat (dep) - 10:45 11:30 12:45 14:32 16:05 16:50 -
    Burrs Country Park (dep) - 10:50 11:35 12:50 14:35 16:10 16:55  
    Bury Bolton St (dep) 09:30 10:55 11:40 13:45 14:50 16:15 16:59a -
    Heywood (arr) 09:43 11:08 11:53 13:58 15:03 16:28 - -

    If you would like to download or print a copy of our 2017 Timetables, please click here.

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

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    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

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    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.

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