Festival Bus Service From Chorlton and Manchester

Head for the Hills Bus Service

Our bus service runs to the festival site on each day of the event from Chorlton bus station in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, and Chorlton Street in Manchester (Stop EV, outside coach station).

Return tickets cost £12 each day.

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Friday 15 September Buses leave Chorlton 5pm; Manchester 5.30pm; Arrive Ramsbottom 6.15pm.

Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 September Buses leave Chorlton 11am; Manchester 11.30am; Arrive Ramsbottom 12.15pm.

Buses depart Ramsbottom 11pm on all days.

Discount shuttle bus from Bury Interchange

Rosso Buses

Festival ticketholders travel at a discount on Rosso services between Ramsbottom and Bury Interchange - just show your festival ticket to the driver.

Public transport

Metrolink operate a regular tram service from Manchester city centre to Bury, and frequent buses run from Bury to Ramsbottom.


Ramsbottom is near junction 1 of the M66.


Enter your postcode to get directions to Ramsbottom Cricket Club.


Please note that there is no parking at the festival site itself, and only limited parking in Ramsbottom.

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