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 The Blackburn Bus Company of Blackburn.

 General information about this bus operator, also known as Lancashire United.

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Picture of The Blackburn Bus Company bus H141GGS in Blackburn
Photograph taken in Blackburn, during 2002
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Address Manner Sutton Street
Blackburn
BB1 5DT 
 Blackburn with Darwen Borough 
 
Telephone01254 260661 
 
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Service Details
The following may have subsequently changed and is intended as a guide.
This company operates
in this area:
 North : Sawley, Bowland Academy 
West : Preston, Bus StationOperating area of The Blackburn Bus Company East : Rochdale
 South : Manchester, Chorlton Street Coach Station 
 Largest place served : Manchester

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LISTING OF TRANSPORT SERVICES
Express coach services are shown in bold and train/tramway services in bold italics
Click on the service number or details below for more information.
Num.Service (From/To)General Details
1   Blackburn to Bolton   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (50 trips) Sat (every 15 mins) Sun (every 30 mins)   
   Via Audley Lower-Hollin Bank-Blackburn (Old Infirmary)-Ewood ..... more
   Blackburn to Darwen   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (6 trips) Sat (8 trips) Sun (every 30 mins)   
   Via Audley Lower-Hollin Bank-Blackburn (Old Infirmary)-Ewood ..... more
   Blackburn to Darwen   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (41 trips) Sat (every 15 mins)   
   Via Audley Lower-Hollin Bank-Blackburn (Old Infirmary)-Hollin Bank ..... more
   Bolton to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (50 trips) Sat (46 trips) Sun (16 trips)   
   Via Halliwell-Astley Bridge (Blackburn Road ASDA)-Astley Bridge ..... more
   Darwen to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (8 trips) Sat (9 trips) Sun (every 30 mins)   
   Via Darwen (Cemetery)-Darwen (Bolton Road)-Darwen-Earcroft (Darwen Vale School) ..... more
   Darwen to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (43 trips) Sat (25 trips)   
   Via Earcroft (Darwen Vale School)-Ewood-Blackburn (Ewood Park) ..... more
   Intack to Darwen   Early Mornings, this way only, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Blackburn-Higher Audley-Audley Lower-Hollin Bank-Blackburn (Old Infirmary) ..... more
4   Bank Hey to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Sat (1 trip)   
   Via Blackburn (Moorgate)-Waterloo-Blackburn (St Bedes School) ..... more
   Blackburn Circular   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (27 trips) Sat (every 30 mins)   
   Via Blackburn (St Wilfrids School)-Bank Top-Griffin-Mill Hill ..... more
6   Accrington to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (7 trips) Sat (5 trips) Sun (7 trips)   
   Via Accrington (Bus Station)-Church-Oswaldtwistle-West End ..... more
   Accrington to Intack   Evenings only, one way, Mon to Sat (1 trip)   
   Via Accrington (Bus Station)-Church-Oswaldtwistle-West End ..... more
   Blackburn Circular   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (53 trips) Sat (46 trips) Sun (every 30 mins)   
   Via Higher Audley-Hole House-Whitebirk-Rishton-Great Harwood ..... more
6A   Accrington to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (43 trips) Sat (every 15 mins)   
   Via Accrington (Bus Station)-Church-Oswaldtwistle-Stanhill ..... more
6B   Blackburn (St Wilfrids School) to Accrington   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Blackburn-Higher Audley-Hole House-Whitebirk-Rishton ..... more
7   Accrington to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (7 trips) Sat (5 trips) Sun (7 trips)   
   Via Accrington (Bus Station)-Church-Oswaldtwistle-West End ..... more
   Accrington to Intack   Evenings only, one way, Mon to Sat (1 trip)   
   Via Accrington (Bus Station)-Church-Oswaldtwistle-West End ..... more
   Blackburn Circular   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (53 trips) Sat (46 trips) Sun (every 30 mins)   
   Via Higher Audley-Hole House-Whitebirk-Rishton-Great Harwood ..... more
7A   Blackburn to Accrington   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (42 trips) Sat (every 15 mins)   
   Via Higher Audley-Blackburn-Hole House-Intack-Knuzden Brook ..... more
7B   Accrington to Hollin Bank   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Accrington (Victoria Hospital)-Accrington (Milnshaw) ..... more
22   Blackburn to Clitheroe (Interchange)    Mon to Fri (4 trips, 5 back) Sat (1 trip) Sun (every 60 mins)   
   Via Brookhouse-Bastwell-Roe Lee-Roe Lee Park Primary School ..... more
   Blackburn to Shadsworth   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (3 trips) Sat (1 trip) Sun (every 60 mins)   
   Via Audley Lower-Blackburn (Grimshaw Park ASDA)-Blackburn (Grimshaw Park) ..... more
   Clitheroe (Interchange) to Shadsworth   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (25 trips) Sat (every 30 mins)   
   Via Clitheroe-Primrose-Barrow-Lamb Roe-Whalley-Bus Station ..... more
   Clitheroe (Interchange) to Shadsworth   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Clitheroe-Chatburn Road Grammar School-Clitheroe (Primrose) ..... more
   Clitheroe (Interchange) to Shadsworth   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Clitheroe-Chatburn Road-Clitheroe (Chatburn Road Grammar School) ..... more
   Shadsworth to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (4 trips) Sat (3 trips) Sun (every 60 mins)   
   Via Blackburn (Royal Blackburn Hospital)-Guide-Blackburn (Royal Blackburn Hospital) ..... more
   Shadsworth to Clitheroe (Chatburn Road Grammar School)   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Guide-Blackburn (Royal Blackburn Hospital)-Blackburn (Grimshaw Park) ..... more
   Shadsworth to Clitheroe (Interchange)   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (24 trips) Sat (every 30 mins)   
   Via Guide-Blackburn (Royal Blackburn Hospital)-Blackburn (Grimshaw Park) ..... more
   Whalley to Shadsworth   Only this direction, Sat (1 trip)   
   Via Whalley-Billington-St Augustines School-Langho-Rogersfield ..... more
24   Blackburn to Chorley   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (13 trips) Sat (every 60 mins)   
   Via Hollin Bank-Blackburn (Old Infirmary)-Ewood-Blackburn (Moorgate) ..... more
   Chorley to Blackburn   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (13 trips) Sat (every 60 mins)   
   Via Chorley (Crosse Street)-Chorley-Harpers Lane-Little Knowley ..... more
95   Wilpshire to Blackburn (St Wilfrids School)    Mon to Sat (?)   
152/Hotline   Blackburn to Burnley    Mon to Sat (4 trips, 3 back) Sun (1 trip)   
   Via Higher Audley-Hole House-Whitebirk-Rishton-Clayton le Moors ..... more
   Blackburn to Preston    Mon to Sat (3 trips, 2 back) Sun (1 trip)   
   Via Wensley Fold (St Wilfreds High School)-Wensley Fold-Witton ..... more
   Burnley to Preston    Mon to Fri (27 trips, 28 back) Sat (every 30 mins) Sun (9 trips, 10 back)   
   Via Burnley-Barracks Rail Station-Burnley (Padiham Road) ..... more
   Feniscowles to Burnley   Only this direction, Sun (1 trip)   
   Via Feniscliffe (Cherry Tree)-Witton-Wensley Fold-St Wilfreds High School ..... more
352   Preston to Blackburn (St Wilfrids School)   School terms only, (1 trip)   
860   Clitheroe (Chatburn Road Grammar School) to Roe Lee   School service, one way only, (1 trip)   
   Via Clitheroe (Chatburn Road Hospital)-Langho-Rogersfield ..... more
   Roe Lee to Clitheroe (Chatburn Road Grammar School)   School service, one way only, (1 trip)   
   Via Brownhill-Wilpshire-Rogersfield-Langho
890   Chatburn to Sawley (Bowland Academy)   School terms only, (1 trip)   
968   Bury (St Gabriels High School) to Rochdale   Only this direction, Wed (1 trip)   
   Via Bury-Fern Grove-Bury (Fairfield General Hospital)-Jericho ..... more
X40   Manchester to Blackburn    Mon to Fri (?)   
X41   Accrington to Manchester   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (18 trips) Sat (every 60 mins) Sun (every 60 mins)   
   Via Baxenden-Rail Station-Rising Bridge-Haslingden (Acre) ..... more
   Manchester to Accrington   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (18 trips) Sat (every 60 mins) Sun (every 60 mins)   
   Via Manchester (Chorlton Street Coach Station)-Manchester ..... more
   Ramsbottom to Accrington   Only this direction, Mon to Fri (1 trip)   
   Via Ramsbottom (Rail Station)-Ramsbottom-Stubbins (Rail Station) ..... more
 
Council areas that this operator appears to cover:
   Services in Blackburn with Darwen Borough
   Services in Lancashire County
   Services in Greater Manchester
 
 
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