There are 7 ways to get from Bolton to Burnley by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn
  2. Take the train from Blackburn to Burnley Manchester Road

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bolton to Burnley National Express

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Line 1 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Bolton, Prince Street to Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange 1

$10 - $13

Line 471 bus, line 483 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Bolton Interchange to Bury Interchange 471
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Bury Interchange to Queens Park, Culvert (Aqueduct) 483

$10

Line 1 bus, line 152 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Bolton, Prince Street to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station) 1
  2. Take the line 152 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) 152

$12

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bolton to Burnley 22 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Bolton to Burnley 22 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Burnley is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolton to Burnley is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Bolton and Burnley is 16 miles. The road distance is 22 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Bolton to Burnley, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bolton and arriving at Burnley. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolton to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Bolton and arriving at Burnley Manchester Road via Blackburn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Bolton, England and Burnley, England?

You can take a train from Bolton to Burnley via Blackburn in around 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, The Blackburn Bus Compan operates a bus from Bolton to Burnley every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Burnley Manchester Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Bolton, Prince Street to Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Bolton, Prince Street to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury Interchange to Queens Park, Culvert (Aqueduct)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bolton to Burnley
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com

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