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Crewe to Bolton

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  1. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 6
    19:31
    Crewe
    Platform 6
    20:16
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7
    20:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    20:49
    Bolton
    Platform 4
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 4
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Crewe
    Platform 6
    20:32
    Crewe
    Platform 6
    21:15
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    21:31
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    21:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 4
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:48
    Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:43
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:31
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:30
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:13
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    09:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    09:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:29
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    10:12
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    10:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    10:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:28
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:16
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    11:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    11:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    11:23
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:07
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 11 estimated
    12:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    12:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:28
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:15
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    13:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    13:51
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:34
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:19
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 7 estimated
    14:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    14:50
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Crewe to Bolton

  • Train Fares from: £14.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Crewe to Bolton by train?

    The average journey time between Crewe and Bolton is . On an average weekday, there are 45 trains travelling from Crewe to Bolton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Crewe to Bolton by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Crewe to Bolton cost?

    Train tickets from Crewe to Bolton can start from as little as £14.30 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Crewe to Bolton?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Crewe to Bolton without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Crewe to Bolton.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Crewe and Bolton?

    The distance between Crewe and Bolton is 33 miles.

    Distance: 33 miles
  • What time is the first train from Crewe to Bolton?

    The first train from Crewe to Bolton departs at .

    What time is the last train from Crewe to Bolton?

    The last train from Crewe to Bolton departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Crewe to Bolton timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Crewe to Bolton for Wednesday 8th Apr 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
19:3120:491h 18m, 1 change
20:3221:501h 18m, 1 change
06:4808:502h 2m, 1 change
08:3009:501h 20m, 1 change
09:2910:501h 21m, 1 change
10:2811:501h 22m, 1 change
11:2312:501h 27m, 1 change
12:2813:511h 23m, 1 change
13:3414:501h 16m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bolton to Crewe.

How to find cheap train tickets from Crewe to Bolton

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.