How to get to Durham from Bolton

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from Bolton to Durham

How to get to Durham from Bolton by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Bolton to Durham is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Bolton and Durham

distanceDistance89 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £27
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £6 • 3 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £27 • 2 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or TransPennine Express

Travel 89 miles by coach or train between Bolton and Durham. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are FlixBus or TransPennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bolton to Durham.

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FAQs: Bolton to Durham

FAQs: Travel to Durham 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 Bolton to Durham.

There are 2 travel options from Bolton to Durham. You can take a coach or train.

The cheapest way to go to Durham from Bolton is by taking a coach, which costs on average £6.

This is compared to other ways of getting from Bolton to Durham:

A coach is £20 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Bolton to Durham costing on average £27.

The fastest way from Bolton to Durham is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 57 min.

There are alternative travel options to Durham that take longer:

Coach takes on average 3 h 15 min.

Durham is approximately 89 miles away from Bolton.

The average frequency per day from Bolton to Durham is:

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Bolton to Durham as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bolton to Durham:

    • Coaches from Bolton to Durham most often leave from Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA) and arrive in Durham, University - Palatine Centre.
    • Trains from Bolton to Durham most often leave from Bolton and arrive in Durham.

    The following travel companies offer services from Bolton to Durham:

    • FlixBus can take you to Durham by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Bolton to Durham for £6.
    • Travel with TransPennine Express to go to Durham by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find TransPennine Express Bolton to Durham tickets on Omio for £27.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Bolton to Durham with the following travel companies:

    • You can take a direct coach with.
    • You'll find direct trains with.

    Direct services to Durham tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Your journey from Bolton to Durham doesn't have to end in Durham. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh, York, Newcastle-upon-Tyne or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Edinburgh, York, Newcastle-upon-Tyne or Manchester to your Bolton to Durham trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Durham today!

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