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Duration 1h 12m
Distance 19.1 miles
Average price £13
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between St Helens and Bolton takes 1h 12m and the fastest train takes 34 min. There is a train service every few hours from St Helens 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. St Helens Central
  2. Wigan Wallgate
  3. Bolton
1h 1m
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£8 - £21

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No, there is no direct train from St Helens to Bolton. However, there are services departing from St Helens Central and arriving at Bolton via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between St Helens and Bolton is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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St Helens to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from St Helens Central station.

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St Helens to Bolton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bolton station.

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There are 842+ hotels available in Bolton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between St Helens and Bolton?

You can take a train from St Helens to Bolton via Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate in around 1h 1m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£5 - £8
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Bolton
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£6 - £8

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