News

 

Timetable revisions from 1 September 2014

 

 

 

Revised timetables in Bolton and Wigan from 27 April 2014

 

 

 

Closure of Hough Lane, Tyldesley, from 20 April 2014

 

To allow construction of a section of the Leigh Guided Busway, Hough Lane in Tyldesley will be closed to traffic for approximately six months.

 

 

 

New Sunday and Bank Holiday journeys on service 300 from 13 April 2014

 

We are pleased to announce new Sunday and Bank Holiday journeys on express service 300 between Bolton and the Trafford Centre from Sunday 13 April. Buses will now run seven days a week on this popular route, giving you even more opportunities to leave the car at home and have a day out at the Trafford Centre with South Lancs Travel.

 

 

Changes to services between Bolton and Middlebrook from 2 January 2014

 

Our services between Bolton and Middlebrook are changing from 2 January 2014. Services 514 and 574 will be withdrawn, and a new timetable will be introduced on service 515 between Ladybridge, Bolton, Markland Hill and Middlebrook. Buses will operate every 30 minutes between Ladybridge and Bolton, with one bus an hour continuing to Markland Hill and Middlebrook. Journeys at peak times will be numbered 515X and will operate via Chorley New Road rather than Markland Hill.

 

See our timetables page for full details. For a copy of the printed timetable and route map, visit Bolton Bus Station Travelshop.

 

 

Service changes during December 2013

 

 

 

New service 715 from 28 October 2013

 

 

 

Extra trips on service 319 from 23 September 2013

 

South Lancs Travel are working with Merseytravel to provide two extra Monday to Friday trips on service 319 from 23 September. Buses will run at 0800 from St Helens to Ormskirk and 1550 from Ormskirk to St Helens. These trips will only operate during Edge Hill University term time.

 

 

525, 527 - Bolton - Halliwell - Smithills Hall - Astley Bridge - Hall I' th' Wood - Bolton

From 7 July South Lancs Travel will provide Monday to Saturday evening journeys on these services. Times will be unchanged. From 21 July, South Lancs Travel will also operate Monday to Saturday daytime journeys on service 527, again with times unchanged.

 

534 - Bolton - Astley Bridge - Oldhams Estate

From 7 July South Lancs Travel will provide Monday to Saturday evening journeys on this service. Times will be unchanged.

 

544 - Bolton - Darcy Lever - Little Lever

From 7 July South Lancs Travel will operate all journeys on this service. Times will be unchanged.

 

551 - Leigh - Astley - Higher Green - Walkden - Bolton

This service will be provided by another operator from 7 July.

 

576 - Bolton - Middlebrook - Horwich - Aspull - Wigan

From 7 July South Lancs Travel will operate all journeys on this service. Times will be unchanged.

 

581 - Leigh - Astley - Tyldesley - Atherton - Bolton

This service will be withdrawn after operation on 6 July. This is due to low passenger numbers. Replacement journeys between Leigh, Atherton, Tyldesley and Astley will be provided on revised services 126, 683, 684, 685, 693 and 694 - there will be a bus from Leigh to Astley and Leigh to Atherton every 20 minutes.

 

583 - Leigh - Westleigh - Atherton - Hag Fold

From 7 July South Lancs Travel will operate all journeys on this service. Times will be unchanged.

 

584 - Leigh - Crankwood

South Lancs Travel will continue to operate evening journeys on this service.

 

597 - Leigh Sports Village - Leigh - Leigh Infirmary - Boothstown

From 7 July South Lancs Travel will operate all journeys on this service. Monday to Saturday daytime buses will operate via Holden Road and Platt Fold Road

 

612 - Wigan - Shevington - Wrightington - Appley Bridge

South Lancs Travel will operate every evening between 7 July and 20 July. The service will then be taken over by another operator.

 

622 - Wigan - Worsley Hall - Pemberton - Kitt Green

This service will be provided by another operator from 7 July.

 

654 - Walkden - Tyldesley - Astley - Leigh

This service will divert via Higher Green from 7 July.

 

683, 684, 693, 694 - Leigh - Astley - Tyldesley - Atherton - Leigh

Route and timetable changes from 7 July. These services will operate to a revised route and timetable. Services 683 and 693 will operate clockwise from Leigh via Atherton, Shakerley, Tyldesley and Astley. Services 684 and 694 will operate anti-clockwise. Services 683 and 684 will operate up to two journeys an hour in each direction via New Hall Farm. Services 693 and 694 will operate every two hours via Holden Road and Higher Green. All buses will depart from stand K in Leigh Bus Station.

 

685 - Leigh - Atherton - Tyldesley - Walkden - Bolton Hospital - Farnworth

Revised timetable from 7 July. All journeys will serve Shakerley and Highfield. All buses will depart from stand K in Leigh Bus Station.

 

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