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Diversion in Padiham on Mainline M3

There are roadworks taking place on Thompson Street, Abingdon Road, Cambridge Drive and Lancaster Drive in Padiham on Monday 25 June (8am) through to Wednesday 27 June (5pm).

Oswaldtwistle Carnival - Sunday 24 June

The Oswaldtwistle Carnival takes place on Sunday 24 June, which will mean some changes to our buses on the 6&7 through the day. 

Italian Walks of Witness - Sunday 8 July

The Italian Walks of Witness are taking place in Manchester on Sunday 8 July.

No train? No problem. We'll get you there during the rail strikes

Three more days of strikes are taking place across the Northern Rail network on Tuesday 19, Thursday 21 and Saturday 23 June.

Roadworks on Dalton Street - 18-29 June

There are roadworks taking place on Dalton Street from Monday 18 June until Friday 29 June. 

Prestwich Carnival - Sunday 24 June

Prestwich's fantastic Carnival Parade returns on Sunday 24 June, and it's sure to be another fantastic day for all the family. 

Live life in the bus lane

Déjà queue? Stuck in yet another jam? It's time to live life in the bus lane.

Cityzap Leeds - Manchester - we tried, but it's time to move on...

Following the blistering success of our first Cityzap route running FAST between Leeds and York, we launched our second Cityzap route from Leeds to Manchester a little over 6 months ago now.

Zapping is better together!

ZAPPING is always better together, whether you're going to work, to the shops, out for a meal or something else!

Rosso joins Transdev

Rosso is now part of the Transdev family from 12 January 2018.

Changes to tickets in Blackburn from Sunday 21 January

From Sunday 21 January, we're making a number of changes to our tickets in and around Blackburn. 

Changes to tickets in Burnley from Sunday 21 January

From Sunday 21 January, we're making a number of changes to our tickets in and around Burnley.

Beat the rail price increase

For rail travellers, winter normally means only one thing: your journey to work is about to get a lot more expensive.

£3 million investment promised for Rossendale bus users as Rossendale Borough Council approves the sale of Rosso to Transdev

At last night's meeting (20 December 2017) Rossendale Borough Council approved the sale of Rossendale Transport Limited (trading as Rosso) to Transdev Blazefield. The formal transfer will be completed in the next few weeks.

Hey, you! Get ready to ZAP

Do you seem to spend most of your time fighting for a seat on slow, cramped trains? Worst of all, do you hate paying through the eyes and nose for the pleasure?

Using the Lancashire and Yorkshire Bus mobile ticket apps? It's time to download Transdev Go

Transdev Go replaces all of our old mobile apps with one simple, super-powerful piece of software in your pocket. 

Plan. Buy. Go. Transdev Go is here

It's here! Transdev Go is our new app, and it's available for you to download from the app stores now. Whether you're a wandering wireless whizz-kid or a travelling technophobe, our shiny new mobile app has got just the ticket for you.

Emergency roadworks between Rishton and Whitebirk

Emergency roadworks have sprung up along Blackburn Road in Rishton to repair a burst water main.

Get to school with VAMOOZ - tickets are selling fast!

VAMOOZ is the newest way to travel direct from home to school, brought to you by The Burnley Bus Company. 

We need YOU! Join our app trial and receive a FREE Daytripper ticket

Our brand new and exciting mobile app is coming to a bus stop near you very soon, featuring mobile tickets, realtime departures for all of our buses, journey planning and much, much more. 

It's a winner for Burnley! We've teamed up with the Clarets to bring club and community closer

The Burnley Bus Company and Burnlkey FC are two of the biggest names in Burnley and Pendle – and now we're teaming up with to deliver a premier boost to the local community!

We choose VAMOOZ! Next stop Reading for our booming crowdsourced buses app

It's the app-based success story that's got the UK bus industry talking – and now VAMOOZ, launched only months ago in Yorkshire and Lancashire, is to make its debut in the south of England.

A sneak peak inside your new look Mainline

Get ready for Lancashire's biggest ever investment in new buses.

Under 19? UGO cheaper!

Are you 18 or under, and paying the full adult fare whenever you use the bus?

Our award-winning stars in Burnley are simply amazing!

Meet the winners from Burnley in our first ever Amazing Awards!

Blackburn’s award-winning bus duo are simply amazing

Meet two of the winners in our first ever Amazing Awards!

Fancy a trip to The Mall? We’ll drop you right on the doorstep!

There's a brand new entrance to The Mall shopping centre in Blackburn, located directly opposite the town's sparkling new bus station. That means you can now jump off the bus and head straight into the shops – and we'll do the parking for you!

Get ready for school! Clitheroe Royal Grammar passes now available

It's that time of year again where we're thinking about new shiny pencil cases, new uniforms and of course…school bus passes!

Changes to our buses in Burnley from Sunday 4 September

From Sunday 4 September, we're making some changes to our routes in and around Burnley. These are mostly timetable changes to improve our punctuality for you.

Amazing new buses for Accrington and Blackburn

Using the bus to travel between Accrington, Oswaldtwistle and Blackburn just became a proper no-brainer! We've brought brand new, state of the art buses to the 6&7, now whizzing up and down the roads along with major improvements to the roads and facilities along the routes.

The amazing new buses are equipped with all the latest technology and creature comforts, including superfast free WIFI, USB power sockets at every seat, next-stop announcements and stylish designer interiors. What's more, they feature pioneering 'countdown' destination displays, to let you know exactly when the bus will depart!

The buses also introduce our new name – The Blackburn Bus Company – reflecting our proud heritage of serving Lancashire since 1929.

It's not just the buses that are changing. We're now zipping fast through the rush hour traffic using dedicated lanes for our buses, which have opened as part of the £40 million Pennine Reach rapid transit scheme. The bright and airy new bus stations in Accrington and Blackburn town centres are also open, so you can jump off the bus and head straight into the shops, or await your ride home in comfort and style.

Download the timetable for the 6&7 and plan your trip here.