Nelson Directions

Nelson Directions

Transport and Travel Directions for Nelson

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Nelson Transport and Travel Directions


Nelson road
M56 bypasses the town from its north-west, connecting to Burnley towards south and Preston towards west. A56 runs south-west to the M65 at Brierfield and northeast to Colne and beyond. A682 heads north into the Yorkshire Dales and south to Burnley.
Nelson - bus/coach
The main local bus operators are Burnley & Pendle and Northern Blue. Few other bus and coach operators are Tyrer Tours (linking Burnley and Colne), National Express and Pennine Motor Services.
Nelson - airport
Leeds/Bradford International Airport is about 31 miles from the town, via A6068 and A65.
Nelson - train
Nelson Railway Station


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