Burnley is positioned in an excellent location, with a superb network of connectivity links by road, rail air, and sea. Companies based in Burnley are in easy reach of suppliers and customers both regionally and nationally.

Situated around junction 10 of the M65, Burnley has connections south to the M66 and then on to the M62, Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool. Along the M65 to the west are Blackburn, the M6 Preston, Blackpool, the Lake District and beyond.

Manchester Road Railway Station has been completely redeveloped and a direct link to Manchester was launched in 2015, with a journey time to Manchester Victoria of just 52 minutes. Direct trains also run to Leeds, Preston and beyond.


Our vision – a place that is well connected

There are three international airports within an hour’s drive and easy connection by motorway to Superport Liverpool.


Transport Links to Burnley

Road Burnley has excellent uncongested high-speed road networks – the M65 offers fast, direct connections to: the M60 and M66 to/from Manchester the M6 and M65 to/from the Preston area,...