How to get to Burnley from Bolton

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from Bolton to Burnley

How to get to Burnley from Bolton by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Bolton to Burnley is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Bolton and Burnley

distanceDistance17 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£11 - £14
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 54 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £11 • 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail (3)

Travel 17 miles by train or coach from Bolton to Burnley. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bolton to Burnley.

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All travel companies: Train Companies from Bolton to Burnley

You can travel by travel between Bolton and Burnley with Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned travel operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The travel provider operates local and regional travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    FAQs: Bolton to Burnley

    FAQs: Travel to Burnley easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bolton to Burnley.

    There are 2 travel options from Bolton to Burnley: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to travel to Burnley from Bolton is a coach with an average price of £11.

    This is compared to other travel options from Bolton to Burnley:

    A coach is £3 less than a train with an average ticket price of £14 from Bolton to Burnley.

    The fastest way to get to Burnley from Bolton is by coach with an average travel time of 54 min.

    Other travel options to Burnley take longer:

    Train takes 1 h 3 min on average.

    The distance between Bolton and Burnley is around 17 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Bolton to Burnley is:

    • 2 coaches per day.
    • Around 16 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Burnley from Bolton as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bolton to Burnley:

    • Coaches most often depart from Bolton at Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA) and arrive in Burnley at Burnley, Bus Station.
    • Trains mostly leave from Bolton and tend to arrive in Burnley Manchester Road.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bolton to Burnley:

    • You can take a coach from Bolton to Burnley with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £11 with National Express from Bolton to Burnley.
    • You can travel to Burnley from Bolton by train with Northern Rail (3). You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £14 with Northern Rail (3) from Bolton to Burnley.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Bolton to Burnley with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find 2 direct coaches a day to Burnley with National Express.

    Direct services to Burnley tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Omio customers who travel from Bolton to Burnley often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester, Blackpool, Leeds or Preston. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Burnley and these popular destinations at a great price.

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