It's simple to reach The Bolton Steam Museum, in Metropolitan Borough of Bolton , by train. Simply hop on a train to Bolton station and then it's just a walk (or taxi ride) across town to the attraction. The Bolton Steam Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy – you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and with so much to look at, it's suitable for all ages. For more information about opening times, visit The Bolton Steam Museum’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 21:00
Saturday 06:00 - 21:00
Sunday 08:15 - 19:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
staff can only assist passengers with mobility problems if they are using certain platforms. Please contact Customer Relations for further information
Customer help pointsUnavailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark nameTHE CAR PARK WILL BE CLOSED EVERY WEEKEND & BANK HOLIDAYS UNTIL 04/10/15
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces99
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
platforms 3 & 4
Cycle storage notes<p>9 hoops and 15 lockers situated on platform</p>
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Level access through the ticket barriers to an overpass, and via large lift opposite the top of the steps, or down steps onto the platform. Lifts open for all services.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Bolton

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Manchester AirportNorthern14:543On time
to ClitheroeNorthern15:011On time
to Alderley EdgeNorthern15:103On time
to SouthportNorthern15:145On time
to RochdaleNorthern15:191On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from RochdaleNorthern15:001On time
from SouthportNorthern15:093On time
from Edinburgh (Waverley)TransPennine Express15:103Late
from StalybridgeNorthern15:135On time
from ClitheroeNorthern15:191Late

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