Cheap bus tickets from Bolton to London

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

£6

Average

£16

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.

Flixbus
15:30Bolton5h30 21:00London
0 changes
£61One-way
Flixbus
14:40Bolton5h30 20:10London
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£61One-way
Flixbus
16:40Bolton4h50 21:30London
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£71One-way
Flixbus
14:30Bolton5h30 20:00London
0 changes
£81One-way
Flixbus
17:40Bolton5h20 23:00London
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£81One-way

Bus Timetable Bolton to London

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Flixbus
14:30Bolton5h30 20:00London
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Flixbus
14:40Bolton5h30 20:10London
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Flixbus
15:30Bolton5h30 21:00London
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Flixbus
16:40Bolton4h50 21:30London
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Flixbus
17:20Bolton5h20 22:40London
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Flixbus
17:40Bolton5h20 23:00London
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:54Bolton5h00 22:54London
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Flixbus
22:10Bolton7h25 05:35London
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Flixbus
23:10Bolton7h45 06:55London
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Bus times from Bolton to London

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

5 h 47 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

278 km

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.

Flixbus
16:40Bolton4h50 21:30London
0 changes
£71One-way
Avanti West Coast
17:54Bolton5h00 22:54London
0 changes
£781One-way
Flixbus
17:40Bolton5h20 23:00London
0 changes
£81One-way
Flixbus
17:20Bolton5h20 22:40London
0 changes
£101One-way
Flixbus
15:30Bolton5h30 21:00London
0 changes
£61One-way

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Overview: Coach from Bolton to London

distanceDistance172 miles (278 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£8 (€9)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus 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.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Bolton to London

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.

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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:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses from Bolton to London

    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.

    Travel Tips: Coach to London from Bolton

    Take the bus to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bolton to London.
    FAQs

    What is the cost of cheap coaches from Bolton to London?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to London from Bolton for as little as £7  in the next 7 days.

    How much does the coach from Bolton to London cost on average?

    If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bolton to London coach to cost on average £8  one way.

    What is the distance between Bolton and London via coach?

    The Bolton to London coach distance is approximately 172 miles (278 km).

    How long is the coach between Bolton and London?

    The coach time to London from Bolton is on average 4 h 30 min  for the 172 miles (278 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bolton and London by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    Which coach companies can get me from Bolton to London?

    For the trip from Bolton to London you can take a coach with Flixbus or National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Bolton to London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    When can I take the first coach from Bolton to London? When can I take the last coach for the day?

    You can take the first coach from Bolton to London at 05: 45   or take the last coach from Bolton to London leaving at 23: 10. Look for the latest Bolton London coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this route.

    How early should I book coach tickets from Bolton to London to score the best deals?

    If you buy Bolton to London coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £8. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Bolton and London. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.