Duration 5h 16m
Distance 109.2 miles
Average price £42
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Burnley and Welshpool takes 5h 16m and the fastest train takes 3h 41m. The train service runs several times per day from Burnley to Welshpool. 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. Burnley Manchester Road
  2. Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Welshpool
4h 18m
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£36 - £53

Burnley to Welshpool train times

Trains run every three hours between Burnley and Welshpool. The service departs Burnley at 20:36 in the evening, which arrives into Welshpool at 09:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Burnley to Welshpool? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Welshpool via Victoria, Manchester Piccadilly and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 18m.

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The distance between Burnley and Welshpool is 87 miles. The road distance is 109.2 miles.

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

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Burnley to Welshpool train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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