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Duration 17h 20m
Distance 463 miles
Average price £200
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bolton and Wick takes 17h 20m and the fastest train takes 11h 33m. The train service runs several times per day from Bolton to Wick. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Preston
  2. Haymarket
  3. Inverness
  4. Wick
13h 50m
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£119 - £564

Bolton to Wick train times

Trains run twice daily between Bolton and Wick. The earliest departure is at 10:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Bolton is at 20:21 which arrives into Wick at 18:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 17h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolton to Wick. However, there are services departing from Bolton and arriving at Wick via Preston, Haymarket and Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 50m.

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The distance between Bolton and Wick is 339 miles. The road distance is 463 miles.

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Bolton to Wick train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Preston station.

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Bolton to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Wick station.

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