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Duration 5h 39m
Distance 109.1 miles
Average price £98
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Burnley and Welshpool takes 5h 39m and the fastest train takes 3h 40m. 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. Preston
  3. Crewe
  4. Welshpool
4h 26m
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£58 - £128

Burnley to Welshpool train times

Trains run every four hours between Burnley and Welshpool. The earliest departure is at 08:04 in the morning, and the last departure from Burnley is at 23:03 which arrives into Welshpool at 09:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Welshpool via Preston, Crewe and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 26m.

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The distance between Burnley and Welshpool is 87 miles. The road distance is 109.1 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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