There are 5 ways to get from Leigh to Bury by bus, train, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Leigh, The Avenue (Church) to Bolton Interchange 582 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bolton Interchange to Elton, St Stephen's (Church) 471 / ...

$5 - $8

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Line 34 bus, train, line 4 tram  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 34 bus from Leigh Bus Station to Newton le Willows, Newton-le-Willows Station (Newton Station) 34
  2. Take the train from Newton-le-Willows to Manchester Victoria
  3. Take the line 4 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink) 4 / ...

$10 - $19

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leigh to Bury 18.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Leigh to Bury 18.2 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Leigh to Bury 18.2 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leigh to Bury is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leigh to Bury is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leigh to Bury. However, there are services departing from Leigh, The Avenue (Church) and arriving at Elton, St Stephen's (Church) via Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Leigh and Bury is 12 miles. The road distance is 18.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Leigh to Bury without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs £3 - £7.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Leigh to Bury, including transfers.

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Leigh to Bury bus services, operated by First, depart from Leigh, The Avenue (Church) station.

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Leigh to Bury bus services, operated by First, arrive at Elton, St Stephen's (Church) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leigh to Bury is 18 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Leigh to Bury.

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The nearest airport to Bury is Manchester (MAN) Airport which is 16.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include Liverpool (LPL) (29.3 miles), Leeds Bradford (LBA) (32.3 miles), East Midlands (EMA) (67.2 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (83.2 miles).

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There are 704+ hotels available in Bury. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leigh to Bury.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Leigh, Wigan, England and Bury, England?

You can take a bus from Leigh to Bury via Bolton Interchange in around 1 h.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Leigh, The Avenue (Church) to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Elton, St Stephen's (Church)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
First
Cumfy Bus
Bus from Leigh Town Hall (Insurance) to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Tyrer & Sons
Phone
01204 322 808
Email
sales@tyrerscoaches.co.uk
Website
tyrerscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Leigh, The Avenue (Church) to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tyrerscoaches.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Elton, Bury Bridge (Evans Halshaw)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Elton, Bury Bridge (Evans Halshaw)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leigh Bus Station to Newton le Willows, Newton-le-Willows Station (Newton Station)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leigh to Bury
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $55
Assist
$35 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi from Leigh to Bury
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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