How to get to Bolton from Burnley

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Travel Information from Burnley to Bolton

distanceDistance17 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £14
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £14 • 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail (3)

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

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from Burnley to Bolton

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

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

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Travel on Northern Rail (3) travel between Burnley and Bolton at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern travel journeys between Burnley and Bolton. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    FAQs: Burnley to Bolton

    FAQs: Travel to Bolton 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 Burnley to Bolton.

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

    The cheapest way to go to Bolton from Burnley is by taking a coach, which costs on average £11.

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Burnley to Bolton:

    Taking a coach costs £3 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £14.

    The fastest way to get to Bolton from Burnley is by train with an average travel time of 56 min.

    Other travel options to Bolton take longer:

    Coach takes on average 1 h 10 min.

    You should expect to travel around 17 miles from Burnley to Bolton.

    The average frequency per day from Burnley to Bolton is:

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

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

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

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

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

    • You can go to Bolton from Burnley by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £11 with National Express from Burnley to Bolton on Omio.
    • You can travel by train between Burnley and Bolton with Northern Rail (3), and you can find Northern Rail (3) Burnley to Bolton tickets for £14 on Omio.

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

    • You can find 2 direct coaches per day to take to Bolton with National Express.

    Direct services to Bolton 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 journey.

    Your journey from Burnley to Bolton doesn't have to end in Bolton. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Liverpool, Blackpool or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Manchester, Liverpool, Blackpool or Birmingham to your Burnley to Bolton trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bolton today!

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