The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Bolton to Edinburgh will cost around £ 77 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 54.
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2 h 55 m
3 h 29 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Bolton for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 268 km distance in an average of 3 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 55 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 39 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||166 miles (267 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 55 min|
|Average train ticket price||£57 (€65)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express|
Trains from Bolton to Edinburgh cover the 166 miles (267 km) long route taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £46, but the average price of train tickets is £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Bolton and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bolton and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Bolton and need to travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.2 miles (429 m) from this train station to the city centre.
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