Duration 3h 22m
Distance 102.6 miles
Average price £41
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Newtown and Bolton takes 3h 22m and the fastest train takes 2h 53m. There is a train service every few hours from Newtown 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.


  1. Newtown (Powys)
  2. Shrewsbury
  3. Bolton
3h 13m
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£34 - £51

Newtown to Bolton train times

Trains run every two hours between Newtown and Bolton. The service departs Newtown at 20:45 in the evening, which arrives into Bolton at 00:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Newtown to Bolton? 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 Newtown to Bolton. However, there are services departing from Newtown (Powys) and arriving at Bolton via Shrewsbury and Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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The distance between Newtown and Bolton is 83 miles. The road distance is 102.6 miles.

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Newtown to Bolton train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Newtown (Powys) station.

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Newtown to Bolton train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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You can take a train from Newtown to Bolton via Shrewsbury and Manchester Piccadilly in around 3h 13m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
36 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £17
Ave. Duration
57 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £15

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