Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Bolton

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£26

Average

£47

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 Glasgow to Bolton will cost around £ 47 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 26.

Flixbus
21:15Glasgow10h30 07:45Bolton
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£261One-way
Flixbus
20:15Glasgow10h30 06:45Bolton
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£301One-way
Northern Rail
09:35Glasgow5h18 14:53Bolton
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£591One-way
Transpennine Express
07:30Glasgow6h15 13:45Bolton
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£731One-way

Bus Timetable Glasgow to Bolton

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Transpennine Express
07:30Glasgow6h15 13:45Bolton
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Northern Rail
09:35Glasgow5h18 14:53Bolton
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Flixbus
20:15Glasgow10h30 06:45Bolton
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Flixbus
21:15Glasgow10h30 07:45Bolton
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Bus times from Glasgow to Bolton

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 18 m

Average

8 h 8 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

279 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Glasgow for Bolton every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 279 km distance in an average of 8 h 8 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 18 m .

The slowest buses will take 10 h 30 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.

Northern Rail
09:35Glasgow5h18 14:53Bolton
0 changes
£591One-way
Transpennine Express
07:30Glasgow6h15 13:45Bolton
0 changes
£731One-way
Flixbus
21:15Glasgow10h30 07:45Bolton
0 changes
£261One-way
Flixbus
20:15Glasgow10h30 06:45Bolton
0 changes
£301One-way

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Overview: Coach from Glasgow to Bolton

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£13 (€15)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Glasgow to Bolton cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £13, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Bolton, Bolton.

Coach companies: National Express Glasgow to Bolton

National Express coaches will get you to Bolton from Glasgow from £13. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Glasgow and Bolton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach from Glasgow to Bolton:

    • 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.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Bolton from Glasgow

    Take the bus to Bolton 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 Glasgow to Bolton.
    FAQs

    How much does a cheap coach from Glasgow to Bolton cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Glasgow and Bolton for as little as £13  in the next 7 days.

    How much is a coach ticket from Glasgow to Bolton?

    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Bolton from Glasgow is £13  one way.

    What is the distance from Glasgow to Bolton by coach?

    The distance between Glasgow and Bolton by coach is approximately 173 miles (279 km).

    How long does it take from Glasgow to Bolton by coach?

    The Glasgow to Bolton coach duration is on average 3 h 35 min, which is to be expected when travelling 173 miles (279 km) between Glasgow and Bolton. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    Which coach station from Glasgow to Bolton do I depart from? Which Bolton coach station from Glasgow do I arrive in?

    When departing from Glasgow, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow. When arriving in Bolton, you can end your journey in coach stations like Bolton, Bolton, Bolton, Astley Bridge and Bolton.

    Omio customers book a coach from Glasgow Central   to Bolton, Bolton   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the departure coach station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival coach station in Bolton located?

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Glasgow Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival coach station in Bolton, called Bolton, Bolton, is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from its city centre.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Glasgow to Bolton?

    Take the Glasgow to Bolton coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route from Glasgow to Bolton as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    What time is the earliest coach from Glasgow to Bolton? What time is the last coach from Glasgow to Bolton?

    If you prefer early morning coaches from Glasgow to Bolton, the first coach leaves at 07: 25. If you prefer late night coaches from Glasgow to Bolton, the last coach of the day leaves at 21: 15. Omio shows you the latest coach from Glasgow to Bolton timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.

    When should I purchase Glasgow Bolton coach tickets to score the best deals?

    If you book Glasgow to Bolton coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £13. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Bolton from Glasgow. 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.