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Buses for the Head for the Hills Festival, Ramsbottom, 14th-16th September

published: Saturday, August 25 2018

Head for the Hills Festival

 

Head for the Hills by bus, for Ramsbottom Festival 2018 - with headliners the Slow Readers Club, The Bluetones and The Boomtown Rats - and much, much more.

 

Frequent Red4 bus to/from Bury Interchange

Our Red 4 will be running from Bury Interchange Stand V, every 15 minutes on Monday to Saturday daytimes and every 30 minutes on Sunday daytimes, and will drop you off at Ramsbottom Market Place, from where it's a short stroll down Bridge Street to the cricket ground.

We'll be running extra late evening buses back to Bury to cater for festival go-ers leaving the site after the last acts.

As well as our regular timetable, we'll be running late buses as follows :

Friday,Saturday & Sunday 14th - 16th September

Service No... Red4 Red4 Red4 Red4        
Ramsbottom, Bridge Street 2008 2058 2158 2258                        Service No... 485 485
Ramsbottom, Market Place 2012 2102 2202 2302   Ramsbottom, Bridge Street 2220 2300
Holcmbe Brook 2016 2106 2206 2306      via Walmersley 2225 2305
Bury Interchange 2030 2120 2220 2320   Bury Interchange 2235 2315



Our regular timetable is here

Our GMsaver day ticket priced at £4.40 for adults or £3.30 for Young People is best value, or a Group Rover ticket (for upto 5 people) is £10. We also accept System One and Get Me There tickets as well.

 

Regular Red Express bus from Manchester to Ramsbottom

Our Red Express bus operates fast between Manchester, Prestwich and Ramsbottom with cumfy leather seats, free Wifi and USB charging.

Red Express runs every 30 minutes during the daytime on Mondays to Saturdays and hourly on Sundays.

We'll be running extra late evening buses back to Manchester so if you are staying at the festival till late, we'll get you home.

As well as our regular timetable, we'll be running late buses as follows :

Friday,& Saturday 14th & 15th September

Service No... X41 X41 X41 X41
Ramsbottom, Market Place 2024 2124 2224  
Ramsbottom, Bridge Street 2024 2124 2224 2254
Prestwich, Longfield Centre 2042 2142 2242 2312
Higher Broughtom, Gt Cheetham Street 2050 2150 2250 2320
Manchester, Chorlton Street 2105 2205 2305 2335

Sunday 16th September

Service No... X41 X41
Ramsbottom, Market Place 1752  
Ramsbottom, Bridge Street 1752 2254
Prestwich, Longfield Centre 1811 2312
Higher Broughtom, Gt Cheetham Street 1821 2320
Manchester, Chorlton Street 1839 2335

Our main timetable is here

Our Manchester Day ticket priced at £5.50 for Adults and £3.60 for Young People is best value. We also accept Get Me There and System one tickets as well.

 

Late night buses to Bury, Haslingden and Accrington

We'll also be running late buses on Red Express to Haslingden and Accrington as well

Our Day Rover ticket priced at £5.20 for adults and £4 for young people is best value, or a Group Rover ticket (for upto 5 people) is £10.

As well as our regular timetable, we'll be running late buses as follows :

Friday,& Saturday 14th & 15th September

Service No... X41 X41 X41
Ramsbottom, Bridge Street approx. 2154 2250 2350
Ramsbottom, Market Place 2158 2254 2354
Edenfield, Rostron Arms 2203 2259 2359
Bentgate, Grasmere Rd 2208 2304 0004
Helmshore, Mayfield Ave 2211 2307 0007
Haslingden Health Centre 2214 2310 0010
Accrington Bus Station 2125 2321 0021

Sunday 16th September

Service No... X41 X41 X41
Ramsbottom, Bridge Street approx. 1826 1926 2252 
Ramsbottom, Market Place 1830 1930 2254
Edenfield, Rostron Arms 1837 1937 2259
Bentgate, Grasmere Rd 1842 1942 2304
Helmshore, Mayfield Ave 1845 1945 2307
Haslingden, Health Centre 1848 1948 2310
Accrington Bus Station 1902 2002 2321

 Our main timetable is here

 

 

 

Red Express Red 4 485
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