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Duration 2h 45m
Distance 211.7 miles
Average price £140
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Kings Cross Station and Bolton takes 2h 45m and the fastest train takes 2h 29m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from London Kings Cross Station to Bolton. 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

  1. London Euston
  2. Bolton
2h 51m
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£73 - £244

London Kings Cross Station to Bolton train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between London Kings Cross Station and Bolton. The earliest departure is at 07:20 in the morning, and the last departure from London Kings Cross Station is at 21:40 which arrives into Bolton at 05:22. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 2h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London Kings Cross Station to Bolton. However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Bolton via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between London Kings Cross Station and Bolton is 173 miles. The road distance is 211.7 miles.

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London Kings Cross Station to Bolton train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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London Kings Cross Station to Bolton train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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There are 988+ hotels available in Bolton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London Kings Cross Station and Bolton?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £65 - £240 and the journey takes 2h 5m.
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£29 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £90
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Single
£80 - £120
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Single
£21 - £35

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