Trains from

Manchester to Bolton

  1. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    on time
    Bolton
    0 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
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  6. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  8. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  9. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
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  10. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    Bolton
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
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Journey information from Manchester to Bolton

  • Train Fares from: £4.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 160
  • Distance: 10 miles (16 km)
  • Origin: Manchester
  • Destination: Bolton
  • How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Bolton by train?

    The average journey time between Manchester and Bolton is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 160 trains per day travelling from Manchester to Bolton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Manchester to Bolton?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Bolton without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Manchester to Bolton.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Manchester and Bolton?

    The distance between Manchester and Bolton is 10 miles.

    Distance: 10 miles
  • What time is the first train from Manchester to Bolton?

    The first train from Manchester to Bolton departs at .

    What time is the last train from Manchester to Bolton?

    The last train from Manchester 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.
  • Savings tips for Manchester to Bolton

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Manchester to Bolton here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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