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Duration 27 min
Distance 22.3 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Preston (Station) and Bolton takes 27 min and the fastest train takes 16 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Preston (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. Preston
  2. Bolton
29 min
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£6 - £15

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Preston and arriving at Bolton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Preston (Station) and Bolton is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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Preston (Station) to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Preston station.

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Preston (Station) to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bolton station.

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What companies run services between Preston (Station) and Bolton?

Northern Rail operates a train from Preston to Bolton hourly. Tickets cost £8 - £15 and the journey takes 29 min. TransPennine Express also services this route every 4 hours.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £15
TransPennine Express
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Bolton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10

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