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

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Train, line 1 tram  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from St Helens Junction to Deansgate
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Deansgate-Castlefield (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink) 1

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 34 bus, line 582 bus, bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 34 bus from St Helens Bus Station to Leigh Bus Station 34
  2. Take the line 582 bus from Leigh Bus Station to Bolton Interchange 582
  3. Take the bus from Bolton Interchange to Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop) 471 / ...

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 540 bus, bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 540 bus from Wigan, Wallgate to Bolton Interchange 540
  2. Take the bus from Bolton Interchange to Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop) 471 / ...

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Helens to Bury 27 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from St Helens to Bury 27 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Helens to Bury is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Helens to Bury is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Helens station to Bury. However, there are services departing from St Helens Bus Station and arriving at Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop) via Leigh Bus Station and Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between St Helens and Bury is 21 miles. The road distance is 27 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens to Bury without a car is to train and line 1 tram which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from St Helens to Bury, including transfers.

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St Helens to Bury bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at St Helens Bus Station.

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St Helens to Bury bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Helens to Bury is 27 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from St Helens to Bury.

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There are 710+ hotels available in Bury. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Helens to Bury.
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  • Distance: 20.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between St Helens, England and Bury, England?

You can take a bus from St Helens to Bury via Leigh Bus Station and Bolton Interchange in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Deansgate-Castlefield (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Leigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Leigh Bus Station to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 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 Bury, East Lancs Railway (Printing Shop)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wigan, Wallgate to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from St Helens to Bury
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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