This small train station serves Bromley Cross, a residential area in Bolton. It is a delightful station with historic features including a 19th century signal box, station clock, and waiting room.
The station offers a ticket office (limited opening times), ticket machine, and cycle storage. The station car park is pretty large and can accommodate over 70 vehicles. Parking is free for rail users.
The station is located on Chapeltown Road (postcode BL7 9AG), opposite the Railway pub and Turton School.
Jumbles Country Park is nearby. To reach it exit the station on the eastern side and walk up Grange Road. This leads to the path on the western side of the reservoir. Alternatively, after a third of a mile, turn right and join the walk around Jumbles Reservoir.