Bolton to Milton Keynes by train

  • First train
    05:37
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 9m
  • Distance
    204 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    57
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bolton to Milton Keynes by train

Fast trains from Bolton to Milton Keynes take around 2 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 204 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bolton and Milton Keynes.

1. Are there direct trains from Bolton to Milton Keynes?

Journeys between Bolton and Milton Keynes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Bolton to Milton Keynes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 56 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bolton to Milton Keynes?

The Bolton to Milton Keynes train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bolton to Milton Keynes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Milton Keynes is usually scheduled to depart Bolton around 05:37 and the last train is around 21:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bolton around 06:55, and the last at 23:40.

When to book Bolton to Milton Keynes train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bolton to Milton Keynes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bolton and Milton Keynes?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bolton to Milton Keynes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Milton Keynes to Bolton by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.