Bolton to Norwich by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 52m
  • Distance
    271 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bolton to Norwich by train

Fast trains from Bolton to Norwich take around 4 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 271 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bolton and Norwich.

1. Are there direct trains from Bolton to Norwich?

Journeys between Bolton and Norwich usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Bolton to Norwich 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 29 departures.

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

The Bolton to Norwich train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Norwich is usually scheduled to depart Bolton around 04:30 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bolton around 04:35, and the last at 23:22.

When to book Bolton to Norwich 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 Norwich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bolton and Norwich?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

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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.