The cheapest trains from Bolton to Preston

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$17

Average

$17

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bolton to Preston will cost around $ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 17.

Cheapest
07:25AMBolton0h35 08:00AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
Cheapest
08:20AMBolton0h31 08:51AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
Cheapest
08:51AMBolton0h32 09:23AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
Cheapest
09:21AMBolton0h29 09:50AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
Cheapest
09:44AMBolton0h20 10:04AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way

Timetable Bolton to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Oct 28
07:21AMBolton0h29 07:50AMPreston
0 changes
07:25AMBolton0h35 08:00AMPreston
0 changes
07:50AMBolton0h33 08:23AMPreston
0 changes
08:20AMBolton0h31 08:51AMPreston
0 changes
08:51AMBolton0h32 09:23AMPreston
0 changes
09:21AMBolton0h29 09:50AMPreston
0 changes
09:25AMBolton0h35 10:00AMPreston
0 changes
09:44AMBolton0h20 10:04AMPreston
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

The fastest trains from Bolton to Preston

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

20 m

Average

30 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

28 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Bolton for Preston every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 28 km distance in an average of 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 20 m .

The slowest trains will take 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:44AMBolton0h20 10:04AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
09:21AMBolton0h29 09:50AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
07:21AMBolton0h29 07:50AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
08:20AMBolton0h31 08:51AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way
08:51AMBolton0h32 09:23AMPreston
0 changes
$171One-way

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Train Information from Bolton to Preston

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€14)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail

Trains from Bolton to Preston cover the 17 miles (27 km) long route taking on average 39 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $17 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Bolton and arrive in Preston.

Travel Tips

Trains from Bolton to Preston
Travel by train to Preston 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 Preston.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Preston from Bolton cost?
Train tickets from Bolton to Preston for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $17 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train to Preston from Bolton on average?
The Bolton to Preston train ticket price is on average $17 (€14)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance to Preston from Bolton by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Preston from Bolton by train to be approximately 17 miles (27 km).
How long is the train ride to Preston from Bolton?
On average the Bolton to Preston train time is 39 min  covering the 17 miles (27 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Bolton and arrival train station in Preston?

Omio customers book a train from Bolton   to Preston   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Bolton to go to Preston? Where is the train station in Preston located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bolton and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Preston and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Preston.

What train companies offer a service from Bolton to Preston?
For the best Bolton to Preston train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Bolton and Preston to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there to Preston from Bolton?
The average number of trains departing Bolton for Preston is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Bolton to Preston? When does the last train depart from Bolton to Preston?
You can take the first train from Bolton to Preston at 9: 25 AM. The last train from Bolton to Preston that you can take departs at 9: 44 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Bolton to Preston schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I buy Bolton to Preston train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy the Bolton to Preston train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $17 (€14). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Bolton and Preston. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bolton
Preston
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 Preston.

Trains from Bolton to Preston: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need