Glasgow to Bolton train

Tue, 25 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Bolton

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
05:483h09
Glasgow
08:57Bolton
£171One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:283h09
Glasgow
07:37Bolton
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
18:402h54
Glasgow
21:34Bolton
£771One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow to Bolton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Avanti West Coast
18:402h54
Glasgow
21:34Bolton
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:283h09
Glasgow
07:37Bolton
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:483h09
Glasgow
08:57Bolton
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow to Bolton

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 54 m

Average

3 h 4 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

279 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Glasgow for Bolton every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
18:402h54
Glasgow
21:34Bolton
£771One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:283h09
Glasgow
07:37Bolton
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:483h09
Glasgow
08:57Bolton
£171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Bolton

distanceDistance173 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£58 (€65)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express or Virgin Trains

Trains from Glasgow to Bolton cover the 173 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £58, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Bolton.

FAQs: Glasgow to Bolton train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow 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
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Bolton can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Bolton is £58; 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 to Bolton train travel time is 2 h 56 min   for the 173 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Bolton leaves at 04: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Bolton leaves at 19: 06.
There are 25 trains a day from Glasgow to Bolton which require at least one change with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Glasgow to Bolton you can take a train with TransPennine Express or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Bolton from Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 06.

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 from Glasgow is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Glasgow to Bolton is March.
You have options as you can travel from Glasgow to Bolton 2 different ways: train or coach.

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