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Bolton to York by train

  • First train
    06:26
  • Last train
    22:05
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 40m
  • Distance
    98 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    71
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 57m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bolton to York by train

Fast trains from Bolton to York take around 1 hour and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 98 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bolton and York.

1. Are there direct trains from Bolton to York?

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

We usually find around 65 departures on the route from Bolton to York 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 84 departures.

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

The Bolton to York train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to York is usually scheduled to depart Bolton around 06:26 and the last train is around 22:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bolton around 04:35, and the last at 00:17.

When to book Bolton to York 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 York by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bolton and York?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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.