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Kettering to Bolton by train

  • First train
    06:47
  • Last train
    00:48
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 9m
  • Distance
    174 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    20
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 50m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Kettering to Bolton by train

Fast trains from Kettering to Bolton take around 3 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 174 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Kettering and Bolton.

1. Are there direct trains from Kettering to Bolton?

Journeys between Kettering and Bolton usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Kettering to Bolton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Kettering to Bolton train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Bolton is usually scheduled to depart Kettering around 06:47 and the last train is around 00:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Kettering around 06:47, and the last at 23:33.

When to book Kettering to Bolton 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 Kettering to Bolton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Kettering and Bolton?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • 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.