Diamond North West services are expanding!
25 July 2019
From Sunday 11th August, our network of services will be expanding, following the acquisition of First Manchester's Weston Street Depot in Bolton.
The following services will be operated by Diamond North West from this date:
|2||intu Trafford Centre to Bolton (daytimes only*)|
|8||Manchester Shudehill to Bolton|
|36||Manchester Piccadilly to Bolton|
|37||Manchester Piccadilly to Bolton|
|X39||Farnworth/ Little Hulton to Manchester Piccadilly|
|68||intu Trafford Centre to Farnworth (daytimes only*)|
|162||Manchester Piccadilly to Norden|
|163||Manchester Piccadilly to Bury|
|471||Bolton to Rochdale|
|472||Bury to Ramsbottom Circular|
|474||Bury to Ramsbottom Circular|
|501||Johnson Fold to Farnworth|
|507||Bolton to Harwood Circular|
|511||Bolton to Bury|
|524||Bolton to Bury|
|561||Bolton to Withins Circular|
|562||Bolton to Withins Circular|
|582||Leigh to Bolton|
Timetables and Service Information
Timetables will be available on our service pages here, you will be able to track your bus and plan your journey when services go live on 11th August. You can also download the Diamond Bus App for realtime information and plan your journey.
For customers who will be new to traveling with Diamond North West, tickets are available on-bus - where you can pay by Cash or Contactless Payment. M-tickets are also available online and via the Diamond Bus App.
Tickets issued by First Manchester, including tickets purchased through their mobile app, will be accepted on all Diamond North West services from 11th August until further notice.
This will also apply to the current agreement between First Manchester and Go North West. Tickets will be accepted across all three operators.
Further information regarding tickets and acceptances will be available shortly.
Keep up to date
Check our news pages and social media for the latest updates.
*Evening journeys on Services 2 & 68 will continue to be run by First, on behalf of Transport for Greater Manchester.