Travel Plan: Bus

Logistics North is well served by three regular services which provide links to Bolton, Salford, Manchester, Westhoughton and Blackrod. Services run from early in the morning until late evening ensuring virtually all staff can take advantage of the on site bus stops. No employee on site is more than 5 minutes walk from a bus stop and we work closely with the bus operators to provide ticket offers and up to date information.

Current Services


Direction: Little Lever and Blackrod

Bus service 521 is run by Vision and runs between Blackrod and Farnworth via Logistics North and Westhoughton. The first bus arrives at Logistics North at 04:48 and runs approximately hourly until 23:48.


Direction: Salford and Manchester

Bus Service 38 A high frequency service provided by Stagecoach that picks up from the heart of the Site at approximately every 10 minutes.

The service runs between Manchester City Centre, Salford, Swinton and Walkden terminating at Logistics North and vice versa. Buses will run up to every 10 minutes during the day Monday to Saturday and up to every 30 minutes evenings and Sundays. Full information including current timetables and up to date ticketing prices is available on the link below.


Direction: Bolton and Trafford Centre

Bus service 20 is provided by Diamond Bus North West and serves the site regularly. The service runs between Bolton and the Trafford Centre and connects the communities of Little Hulton, Walkden, Worsley and Eccles. Buses run frequently between Monday to Saturday and late into the night and runs hourly on a Sunday. For more information on tickets and up to date timetables please click on the timetable link below.

Bus links to Logistics North

AreaJourney time
Atherton20-30 minutes
Bolton Town Centre30 minute total journey time (including walking and waiting time between linked journeys)
Manchester City Centre60 minutes
Wigan Town Centre50 minutes
Walkden30 minutes
Westhoughton11 minutes
Blackrod32 minutes
Walkden17 minutes
Logistics North – Walkden - Swinton – Manchester
Bolton - Trafford Centre
Little Lever - Blackrod