BUS operator Rosso has released its timetable for Christmas.

The summary is handy for passengers who will be travelling across Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Rossendale over the festive season.

No buses will run on Christmas Day or New Year's Day.

Rosso will run a Saturday service on December 23, December 28 and December 30.

Sunday services will be put on for passengers on December 29.

Reduced Saturday services will be provided on December 27, as well as Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve

Below is a list of the last services which will run on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve:


7.05pm - Bury to Ramsbottom

6.40pm - Ramsbottom to Bury


6.43pm - Rochdale to Accrington

6.10pm - Accrington to Bacup

6.40pm - Accrington will finish at Rawtenstall at 7.04pm

Trax 467 & 468

467 - 6.35pm - Bury to Rochdale

467 - 6.06pm - Rochdale to Bury

468 - 6.45pm - Bury to Rochdale

468 - 5.48pm - Rochdale to Bury

468 - 6.40pm - from Rochdale will finish at Bamford at 6.53pm

Tottington Line

6.46pm - Bury to Tottington

6.58pm - Tottington to Bury

Irwell Line

483 - 6.44pm - Bury to Rawtenstall

481 - 4.53pm - Blackburn to Bury

481 - 5.53pm - from Blackburn will finish at Rawtenstall at 6.37pm

483 - 5.32pm - Burnley to Bury

483 - 6.32pm - will finish at Rawtenstall at 7.06pm

483 - 6.11pm - Rawtenstall to Bury


6.45pm - Rochdale to Syke Chapel

6.56pm - Syke Chapel to Rochdale

R8 will not be running

All of the other routes are due to run as normal, with last buses at the same time as usual.

A list of the services which are due to run on Boxing Day are as follows:

Trax 468

Every hour

First bus leaves Bury at 9.32am; last bus 5.32pm

First bus leaves Rochdale at 9.20am; last bus 4.20pm

Tottington Line

Every hour

First bus leaves Bury at 10.03am; last bus 5.03pm

First bus leaves Tottington at 10.16am; last bus 5.16pm

For more information visit transdevbus.co.uk/rosso/heres-how-were-running-over-christmas-and-new-year-1.