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Duration 2h 6m
Distance 33.9 miles
Average price £-1
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average bus between Atherton and Burnley takes 2h 6m and the fastest bus takes 1h 48m. There is an hourly bus service from Atherton to Burnley. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Atherton, Mealhouse Lane
  2. Manchester City Centre, St James Square
  3. Burnley
2h 9m

Atherton to Burnley bus times

Buses run hourly between Atherton and Burnley. The earliest departure is at 18:15 in the evening, and the last departure from Atherton is at 18:45 which arrives into Burnley at 21:03. All services require a transfer at Albert Square, Town Hall and take an average of 2h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atherton to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Atherton, Mealhouse Lane and arriving at Burnley, Mechanics Institute via Manchester City Centre, St James Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Atherton and Burnley is 21 miles. The road distance is 33.9 miles.

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Atherton to Burnley bus services, operated by First, depart from Atherton, Mealhouse Lane station.

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Atherton to Burnley bus services, operated by Transdev Burnley & Pendly, arrive at Burnley, Mechanics Institute station.

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