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Transdev Burnley & Pendle is the major provider of local and inter-urban bus services in and around the Burnley and Pendle areas of Lancashire.

Transdev Burnley and Pendle run a number of high quality bus services in and around the area , with regular services to Manchester, Preston, Bury, and North Yorkshire. To find out more about our services please visit


From our operating centre in Burnley our routes run under various brand names, including the Witch Way, Starship and Mainline.


The Witch Way is our fast, frequent service to Manchester city centre. The 15 double deck Witch Way vehicles were introduced in 2005 at a cost of £3 million, and brought a new standard of service with leather seats and a distinctive livery. The vehicles are linked to satellite tracking equipment, which enables us to monitor the performance of the service more closely and to respond more quickly at times of disruption.

The Starship brand was launched for local Burnley services in 2008, with 19 brand new vehicles and a stand-out yellow and caramel livery. The tongue in cheek messages on the bus rears that evoke favourite TV sci-fi shows were an instant hit.

The Mainline operates along the core Padiham to Colne corridor, with branches to other destinations at either end. In 2009 we spent £3.1 million in 19 new state-of-the-art buses for the Mainline service, with refurbishment for a further 11. This included a refreshed two-tone red livery and part leather seating.

The range of tickets we offer can be used across any of these brands and services, provided the route falls within the ticket boundaries. Tickets can also be used on any of the Lancashire United services, including Lancashire Way and Spot On.

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