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.
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Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Bolton for Manchester every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||16 min|
|Average train ticket price||£4 (€4)|
|Train frequency||53 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 52 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service|
Trains from Bolton to Manchester cover the 11 miles long journey taking on average 16 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 53 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £3, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Bolton and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
Find the best trains from Bolton to Manchester with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 from £3. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Manchester from Bolton. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.
Bolton to Manchester train information with Northern Rail (3):
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First TransPennine Express 3 from Bolton to Manchester train information:
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bolton and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bolton, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Bolton. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from its city centre.
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