Ramsbottom Station

A perfect midpoint on the ELR line, Ramsbottom station is your stop for this lively town with its artisan markets, rustic pubs, delightful cafés and wonderful local shops.

Must See Destination

Ramsbottom is the ideal place to hop off the train and spend some time exploring, whether you’re a shopper, a foodie or a rambler. And there’s loads of fun for families too, from the one-mile duck spotting trail to the award-winning Chocolate Café.

Packed with independent boutiques, quirky gift shops and specialist craft stores – all selling brilliant local produce and hand-made gifts – Ramsbottom is a shopper’s delight.

Sightseeing

The picturesque Lancashire countryside surrounds the town, and a climb up to Peel Tower atop Holcombe Hill is well worth the effort. The views across the West Pennine Moors are spectacular.

After all that sightseeing, stop by one of the award-winning pubs, fine dining restaurants, artisan coffee shops or the Irwell Works Brewery and treat yourself to something tasty!

Food & Drink

There’s no shortage of places to eat and drink in Ramsbottom. You just have to decide what takes your fancy! Proper Lancashire grub at The Eagle & Child? Or an indulgent afternoon tea at the Chocolate Cafe?

Fares

Prices shown are for online booking only and allow you to take a full round trip of the line.
Start at any station and break up your journey on the way.

Full Line Return – Adult

18+

£13.00

Full Line Return – Child

3 – 17 years

£8.50

Full Line Return – Family

2 Adults + 3 Children

£37.50

Getting Here

Postcode

BL0 9AL

Directions

Take junction 1 off the M66 and follow the signs for Ramsbottom. Ramsbottom railway station is right in the centre of the town.

Parking

Limited free parking is available near the station, and there are several other parking options around the town centre.

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Accessibility

Ramsbottom station features flat street level access to platform 2. To access platform 1, you will need to be escorted across the ‘barrow crossing’ by a member of staff. The platform is slightly lower than the train which will require the ramp to be quite steep. Disabled parking bays are available.