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Trains to Burscough Bridge

Burscough Bridge train station is a stop on the Manchester-Southport Line, one of two railway stations serving Burscough in Lancashire. Trains to Manchester depart every 30 minutes, with a journey time of around an hour to either Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Victoria stations. In the other direction, trains to Southport take a minimum of 14 minutes. Sunday trains from Burscough depart hourly.  

Burscough Bridge train station was opened in 1855 and several of the original buildings still stand, though these are now privately owned. It has two platforms and both can be accessed by steps from the nearby Liverpool Road or directly from the adjacent car parks. Local transport connections can be made at the bus stop just outside the station for passengers wishing to continue to Burscough JunctionA small station café and ticket office existed at the station between 2005 and 2016 but closed due to lack of funding. However, the cafes and shops at the Burscough Wharf retail development are just a short walk away. 

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Burscough Bridge station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Burscough Bridge. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Burscough Bridge station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays06:15 - 18:00
    Saturday 08:00 - 16:00
    Sunday Closed
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available : False
  • Lost Property phone number : 0333 222 0125


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones :
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Customer help points : False


  • CCTV :



  • Car parking spaces : 0

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 19
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage notes :

    10 cycle stand spaces

    9 lockers (non available - all in use)


  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Wigan/Manchester platform: step free access down 40 metre slope from Station Approach or down 26 steps with rest platform and handrail from Liverpool Road North. Southport platform: step free access from side road or down 26 steps with rest platform and handrail from Liverpool Road North. This station is not recommended for the severely mobility impaired due to the low height of the platform causing a high step onto the train.

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Burscough Bridge


Station Approach, Burscough, Nr Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 0RZ
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 18:00
Saturday 08:00 - 16:00
Sunday Closed

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