The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Bolton to London will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 6.
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4 h 50 m
5 h 47 m
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Of the 9 buses that leave Bolton for London every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 278 km distance in an average of 5 h 47 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 50 m .
The slowest buses will take 7 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||172 miles (278 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 30 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£8 (€9)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus or National Express|
Coaches from Bolton to London cover the 172 miles (278 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £8, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7.
National Express and FlixBus coaches will get you from Bolton to London from £7. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Bolton - London coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets to London from Bolton due to the coronavirus:
Catching buses from Bolton to London is simple, with a range of departure times on offer. National Express operates two direct buses every day, one at breakfast time and the other just before lunch. These services both take a little under six hours to reach London Victoria Coach Station. However, travellers may also opt for indirect National Express services. There's a route via Birmingham which leaves just before midnight and travels overnight, getting to London at around 6:00 a.m. as well as a couple of extra departure times in the morning. Whichever bus travellers choose, buses from Bolton to London always leave from the town's Bus and Coach Station on Black Horse Street.
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