How to get to Salford from Burnley

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from Burnley to Salford

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

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

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Travel Information between Burnley and Salford

distanceDistance21 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£8 - £14
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £8 • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £14 • 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Travel 21 miles by train or coach from Burnley to Salford. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Burnley to Salford.

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Travel on Northern Rail (3) travel to Salford from Burnley 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 to Salford from Burnley. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    FAQs: Burnley to Salford

    FAQs: Travel to Salford 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 Salford.

    There are 2 ways to get from Burnley to Salford: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to travel between Burnley and Salford is a coach with an average price of £8.

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

    Taking a coach costs £6 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £14.

    The fastest way to get to Salford from Burnley is by train with an average travel time of 52 min.

    Other travel options to Salford take longer:

    Coach takes 1 h 45 min on average.

    You should expect to travel around 21 miles from Burnley to Salford.

    The average frequency per day from Burnley to Salford is:

    • 16 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Salford from Burnley 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 Burnley to Salford:

    • Coaches most often depart from Burnley at Burnley, Bus Station and arrive in Salford at Manchester, University of Salford.
    • Trains mostly leave from Burnley Manchester Road and tend to arrive in Salford Crescent.

    The following travel companies offer services from Burnley to Salford:

    • Northern Rail (3) can take you to Salford by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Northern Rail (3) from Burnley to Salford for £14.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Burnley to Salford with the following travel companies:

    • Direct train available with Northern Rail (3) 4 direct trains per day.

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

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

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