Duration 2h 18m
Distance 42.4 miles
Average price £18
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Burnley and St Helens takes 2h 18m and the fastest train takes 1h 14m. There is a train service every few hours from Burnley to St Helens. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Preston • 1h 46m

  1. Burnley Manchester Road
  2. Preston
  3. St Helens
1h 46m
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£12 - £20

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to St Helens. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at St Helens Central via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Burnley and St Helens is 31 miles. The road distance is 42.4 miles.

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Burnley to St Helens train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Burnley Manchester Road station.

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Burnley to St Helens train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at St Helens Central station.

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What companies run services between Burnley and St Helens?

You can take a train from Burnley to St Helens via Preston in around 1h 46m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Ave. Duration
27 min
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10

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