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Cheap coach tickets from Bristol to Bolton

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The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Bristol to Bolton is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Bristol to Bolton

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Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m


4 h 30 m

Buses per day



237 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Bristol for Bolton every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from Bristol to Bolton

distanceDistance146 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£14 (€16)
frequencyCoach frequency3 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 3 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesFlixBus or Megabus

Coaches from Bristol to Bolton cover the 146 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like FlixBus or Megabus. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £14, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol, Airport Bus Station and arrive in Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA).

Coach companies: FlixBus and Megabus Bristol to Bolton

Buy your official FlixBus and Megabus coach tickets between Bristol and Bolton from £6 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Bristol to Bolton coach information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £6

FAQs: Bristol to Bolton coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Bristol to Bolton with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Bolton.
Cheap coach tickets from Bristol to Bolton can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Bristol to Bolton is £14; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time between Bristol and Bolton is on average 4 h 30 min   for the 146 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bristol and Bolton by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Bristol to Bolton leaves at 06: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Bristol to Bolton leaves at 14: 40.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bristol to Bolton without having to change trains with Megabus. There are 3 direct coaches from Bristol to Bolton each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a coach from Bristol to Bolton, you can count on FlixBus or Megabus for the best way to get you to Bolton. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Bolton from Bristol and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Bristol, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Bristol, Airport Bus Station, Bristol, Station Approach (Temple Meads - Stop T1) and Bristol, Airport. When arriving in Bolton, you can end your route in coach stations like Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA), Bolton, Interchange and Bolton, Astley Bridge.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Bristol, Airport Bus Station, which is located around 8.9 miles (14.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA), located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Bolton from Bristol is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Bristol to Bolton by coach is August.
You have options as you can travel between Bristol and Bolton 2 different ways: train or coach.

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