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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Bolton

distanceDistance166 miles (267 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Edinburgh to Bolton cover the 166 miles (267 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $34 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $34 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Bolton.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Bolton

Travel by train to Bolton 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 Edinburgh to Bolton.

How much does a cheap train from Edinburgh to Bolton cost?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Edinburgh and Bolton for the next 7 days starting from $34 (€29)  one way.

What is the price of a train ticket to Bolton from Edinburgh?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Bolton train price to come in at an average of $34 (€29)  one way.

How far is Edinburgh to Bolton by train?

The train distance from Edinburgh to Bolton is around 166 miles (267 km).

What is the Edinburgh to Bolton train travel time?

While the time it takes to travel 166 miles (267 km) from Edinburgh to Bolton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Edinburgh to Bolton train journey time is on average 3 h 6 min.

Which train station from Edinburgh to Bolton do I depart from? Which Bolton train station from Edinburgh do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Bolton.

Where is the departure train station in Edinburgh located? Where is the arrival train station in Bolton located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Bolton, is located 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city center of Bolton.

Which train providers should I travel with from Edinburgh to Bolton?

When taking a train from Edinburgh to Bolton, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Bolton. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Edinburgh to Bolton and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains per day are there to Bolton from Edinburgh?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Bolton is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What time is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Bolton? What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Bolton?

You can take the first train from Edinburgh to Bolton at 8: 53 AM. The last train from Edinburgh to Bolton that you can take departs at 8: 53 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Bolton schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

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

If you book the Edinburgh to Bolton train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $34 (€29). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Edinburgh and Bolton. 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

The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey to Bolton from Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express

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