There are 5 ways to get from Burnley to Wrexham by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Chester

$40 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 152
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 23) to Queen Square Bus Station X2

$24 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus, train, line 1 bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Art Gallery) X43
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) 1

$28 - $39

Bus EasyBus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station Esb5

$25 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Wrexham 80.1 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Wrexham is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Wrexham is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Wrexham is 60 miles. The road distance is 80.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Burnley to Wrexham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnley to Wrexham station. However, there are services departing from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) and arriving at Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Wrexham General via Preston, Warrington Bank Quay and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Burnley, England and Wrexham, Wales?

You can take a train from Burnley to Wrexham via Preston, Warrington Bank Quay, and Chester in around 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnley to Wrexham via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Manchester Airport, and Manchester Airport Bus Station in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Chester
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Art Gallery)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 23) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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