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Avanti West Coast
07:332h48
London Euston (EUS)
10:21Bolton station (BON)
228 1One-way
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Avanti West Coast
07:132h40
London Euston (EUS)
09:53Bolton station (BON)
228 1One-way
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Avanti West Coast
06:292h52
London Euston (EUS)
09:21Bolton station (BON)
228 1One-way
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How to Get to Bolton By Train

Bolton, being one of the most popular northern towns, receives a significant number of visitors through its main train station. The station on Trinity Street is located conveniently within the city centre, which makes it an easily accessible arrival and departure point. Although there are inexpensive cabs right outside, most visitors use the buses which consistently pass right in front of the main entrance/exit to continue their onward journey. The station regularly services a number of trains from Manchester, where a bulk of the commuters travel from. Manchester city is located 16 kilometres south-east of Bolton, a distance which is covered in 25 minutes by train.

About Bolton

Bolton is popular amount tourists because of the wide range of attractions and interesting places to visit. Among the main attractions is the Bolton Museum, which is often visited by history enthusiasts who love to sample the town's rich history. The Museum additionally has an accessorized aquarium with a wide range of amphibians, fishes and other water creatures. Many tourists are particularly fascinated by the Piranhas, a widely known exotic species of fish. The town is also known for the steam museum, which is equipped with a wide range of steam engines collected through the century. It has a total of 25 steam engines which were primarily used to power cotton mills in Yorshire and Lancashire. There are several conservation areas including parks like Leverhulme and Victorian Queen's, which are exceptionally ideal for picnics especially during summer. Architecture lovers will be fascinated by the Town hall, which was designed by William Hill according to the rules of neoclassical architecture.

Popular trains to and from Bolton

Popular trains to Bolton

Manchester to Bolton train

from £2
Direct trains available
0h12 average duration
50trains per day
Served by
  • Northern Rail

Glasgow to Bolton train

from £17
Direct trains available
2h54 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Transpennine Express
  • Avanti West Coast

London to Bolton train

from £34
Direct trains available
2h27 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • West Midlands Railway

Cardiff to Bolton train

from £46
Direct trains available
3h59 average duration
Served by
  • Transport for Wales
  • Cross Country

Guildford to Bolton train

from £97
Direct trains available
4h39 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Cross Country
  • Avanti West Coast

Popular trains from Bolton

Bolton to Blackpool train

from £5
Direct trains available
0h56 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Northern Rail
  • Transpennine Express

Bolton to Edinburgh train

from £11
Direct trains available
2h59 average duration
10trains per day
Served by
  • Transpennine Express
  • Avanti West Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Cross Country
  • Northern Rail

Bolton to Glasgow train

from £22
Direct trains available
3h01 average duration
12trains per day
Served by
  • Transpennine Express
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Northern Rail

Bolton to London train

from £41
Direct trains available
2h40 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Cross Country
  • East Midlands Railway
  • Northern Rail

Bolton to Peterborough train

from £46
Direct trains available
3h12 average duration
7trains per day
Served by
  • Transpennine Express
  • East Midlands Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern Rail

How to Get to Bolton By Train

Bolton, being one of the most popular northern towns, receives a significant number of visitors through its main train station. The station on Trinity Street is located conveniently within the city centre, which makes it an easily accessible arrival and departure point. Although there are inexpensive cabs right outside, most visitors use the buses which consistently pass right in front of the main entrance/exit to continue their onward journey. The station regularly services a number of trains from Manchester, where a bulk of the commuters travel from. Manchester city is located 16 kilometres south-east of Bolton, a distance which is covered in 25 minutes by train.

Bolton

Bolton is popular amount tourists because of the wide range of attractions and interesting places to visit. Among the main attractions is the Bolton Museum, which is often visited by history enthusiasts who love to sample the town's rich history. The Museum additionally has an accessorized aquarium with a wide range of amphibians, fishes and other water creatures. Many tourists are particularly fascinated by the Piranhas, a widely known exotic species of fish. The town is also known for the steam museum, which is equipped with a wide range of steam engines collected through the century. It has a total of 25 steam engines which were primarily used to power cotton mills in Yorshire and Lancashire. There are several conservation areas including parks like Leverhulme and Victorian Queen's, which are exceptionally ideal for picnics especially during summer. Architecture lovers will be fascinated by the Town hall, which was designed by William Hill according to the rules of neoclassical architecture.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express trains to Bolton

Travel to Bolton on Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Train stations in Bolton

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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Newport Street stop, at stand AA
Metro: GMPTE 0161 228 7811

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