The Trust offers a free transport service between the Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital (RBTH), Burnley General Teaching Hospital (BGTH) and Pendle Community Hospital (PCH) for staff, patients and visitors.

The service will be monitored regularly and will continue to be provided whilst demand requires.

The shuttle buses pick up and drop off seven days per week from:

Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital 

  • Bus shelter stand A at the main hospital entrance

Burnley General Teaching Hospital

  • Areas 5 - 9 (this includes the Lancashire Women and Newborn Unit and Urgent Care Centre) - the bus stops in front of the main entrance (Phase 5).
  • Areas 1 - 4  - Casterton Avenue outside the Hospital
  • The Prairie playing fields (junction of Windermere Avenue and Colne Road, Burnley - the bus stop on Colne Road).

For Pendle Community Hospital see the timetable below.

For further details telephone 01254 732087 or 01282 804567

Please note that passengers using the shuttle bus service are still required to wear face masks to help protect themselves and their fellow passengers.  

The shuttle bus will drive into the DW car park in Blackburn each morning, until 09:20, to pick up staff holding permits to park on this site.

You can view the Shuttle Bus timetable by clicking here.