Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) train

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Compare prices and tickets Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON)

distanceDistance173 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express or Virgin Trains

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) cover the 173 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 59 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £43, but the average price of train tickets is £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Bolton.

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) 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 Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) is £73; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) train time is 2 h 59 min   covering the 173 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) leaves at 06: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) leaves at 16: 07.
There are 16 trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON), you can count on TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Bolton station (BON). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Bolton station (BON) from Glasgow Central (GLC) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bolton, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Bolton station (BON) from Glasgow Central (GLC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 59 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) is April.
You have options as you can travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Bolton station (BON) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

Trains arriving to Bolton

Distance from Bolton to city center
Distance from Bolton to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Newport Street stop, at stand AA
Metro: GMPTE 0161 228 7811
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A Station, this station is scooter friendly, a scooter permit is required for travel, Level access through the ticket barriers to an overpass and via lifts to all platforms. Lifts available from first to last trains | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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