Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Bolton

Showing times and prices for 22 Jan

Cheapest

£3

Average

£3

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 Manchester to Bolton will cost around £ 3 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 3.

Cheapest
09:07Deansgate0h13 09:20Bolton
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£31One-way
Cheapest
08:06Deansgate0h13 08:19Bolton
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£31One-way
Cheapest
08:37Deansgate0h13 08:50Bolton
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£31One-way
08:50Manchester Victoria0h23 09:13Bolton
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£31One-way
08:21Manchester Oxford Road0h15 08:36Bolton
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£31One-way

Train schedule Manchester to Bolton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 22 Jan
08:06AMDeansgate0h13 08:19AMBolton
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08:21AMManchester Oxford Road0h15 08:36AMBolton
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08:37AMDeansgate0h13 08:50AMBolton
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08:39AMManchester Victoria0h20 08:59AMBolton
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08:50AMManchester Victoria0h23 09:13AMBolton
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09:07AMDeansgate0h13 09:20AMBolton
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22 Jan
£3Northern Rail
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26 Jan
£3Northern Rail
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27 Jan
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Bolton

Showing times and prices for 22 Jan

Fastest Journey

13 m

Average

16 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

17 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester for Bolton every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 17 km distance in an average of 16 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 13 m .

The slowest trains will take 23 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.

Fastest
09:07Deansgate0h13 09:20Bolton
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£31One-way
Fastest
08:06Deansgate0h13 08:19Bolton
0 changes
£31One-way
Fastest
08:37Deansgate0h13 08:50Bolton
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£31One-way
08:21Manchester Oxford Road0h15 08:36Bolton
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£31One-way
08:39Manchester Victoria0h20 08:59Bolton
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£31One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Bolton

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
durationAverage train duration13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£3 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Manchester to Bolton cover the 11 miles (17 km) long trip taking on average 13 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £3, but the average price of train tickets is £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bolton.

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Travel by train 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 Manchester to Bolton.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train between Manchester and Bolton cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Bolton from Manchester for the next 7 days starting from £3  one way.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Manchester to Bolton on average?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Bolton train to cost on average £3  one way.

How many miles is it from Manchester to Bolton by train?

The Manchester to Bolton train distance is approximately 11 miles (17 km).

How long is the train journey between Manchester and Bolton?

The train time to Bolton from Manchester is on average 13 min  for the 11 miles (17 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Manchester to Bolton by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Manchester goes to Bolton? Which train station do I come into Bolton from Manchester?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Bolton.

Where is the Manchester train station located? Where is the Bolton train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bolton most often arrive at Bolton and need to travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from this train station to the city centre.

What train companies offer a service from Manchester to Bolton?

When taking a train from Manchester to Bolton, you can count on Northern Rail for the best way to get you to Bolton. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Bolton from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains are there between Manchester and Bolton a day?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Manchester to Bolton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Manchester to Bolton? When does the last train depart from Manchester to Bolton?

The earliest train departing from Manchester to Bolton leaves at 08: 39. The last train departing from Manchester to Bolton leaves at 09: 07. You can find the latest Manchester to Bolton train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I purchase Manchester Bolton train tickets to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Manchester and Bolton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £3 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Bolton a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Bolton
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your trip from Manchester to Bolton.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales