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Overview: Train from Bolton to Birmingham

distanceDistance79 miles (127 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Bolton to Birmingham cover the 79 miles (127 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $36 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Bolton and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Bolton to Birmingham trains

Travel between Bolton and Birmingham from $36 (€30) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Bolton and Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry is one of the best options when traveling by train between Bolton and Birmingham. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train schedules for the Bolton - Birmingham route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance from Bolton to Birmingham is around 79 miles (127 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at $36 (€30). As you check the latest Bolton to Birmingham train schedule from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Birmingham safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket to Birmingham from Bolton so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: $36

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Bolton to Birmingham:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Bolton to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bolton to Birmingham.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets from Bolton to Birmingham cost?

Train tickets from Bolton to Birmingham for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $36 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket between Bolton and Birmingham?

The train price from Bolton to Birmingham is on average $36 (€30)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

What is the distance to Birmingham from Bolton by train?

The Bolton to Birmingham train distance is approximately 79 miles (127 km).

How many hours is the train time from Bolton to Birmingham?

The Bolton to Birmingham train duration is on average 2 h 4 min, which is to be expected when traveling 79 miles (127 km) to Birmingham from Bolton. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When traveling by train from Bolton to Birmingham, which train station in Bolton do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bolton   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the train station in Bolton? Where is the train station in Birmingham?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Bolton, is located 0.6 miles (1 km) from the city center of Bolton.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city center of Birmingham.

What train providers offer a service from Bolton to Birmingham?

For the best Bolton to Birmingham train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Bolton to Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services per day are there from Bolton to Birmingham?

The average number of trains departing Bolton for Birmingham is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Bolton to Birmingham?

The earliest train departing from Bolton to Birmingham leaves at 9: 54 AM. The last train departing from Bolton to Birmingham leaves at 1: 56 PM. You can find the latest Bolton to Birmingham train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I buy the Bolton to Birmingham train for the best deals on tickets?

You can find trains between Bolton and Birmingham to cost on average $36 (€30) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Bolton to Birmingham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bolton
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Bolton is Bolton. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bolton for your journey from Bolton to Birmingham.