Red EXPRESS

The Red EXPRESS is the fast inter urban bus between Blackburn, Hyndburn and Manchester.

The Red EXPRESS runs from Blackburn via Accrington, Baxenden, Haslingden, Helmshore and Prestwich right to the heart of Manchester every 30 minutes. A friendly dedicated team of drivers will welcome you aboard, then just sink into our high backed leather seats into the big city. To help you on your way there's super fast 4G WiFi and USB power points at every seat. 

Latest Updates

"IT’S FREE ON THE BUS…SIR!”

22nd June 16

On Saturday 25 June we will be supporting Armed Forces Day across Lancashire and Yorkshire by offering free travel to members of the armed forces past and present. This year also sees them extend the offer to accompanying partners and children, and members of the cadet adult volunteers.  

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New locally bought buses coming to Lancashire and Yorkshire

22nd June 16

We've started to take delivery of our £4 million order of new buses which have all  been designed and manufactured in Yorkshire at innovative bus specialists Optare. The 28 single deck Versa and Solo buses, which pride themselves on having the very latest on-board technology, will go into service across Yorkshire and Lancashire from the end of June.

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