How to get to Salford from Bolton

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from Bolton to Salford

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

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

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Travel Information between Bolton and Salford

distanceDistance9 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£2 - £6
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £2 • 14 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £2 • 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Travel 9 miles by train or coach from Bolton to Salford. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bolton to Salford.

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Find the best route to Salford from Bolton with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3)! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional travel 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 travel journeys to Salford from Bolton. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    FAQs: Bolton to Salford

    FAQs: Travel to Salford 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 Salford.

    There are 2 ways to get from Bolton to Salford: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to get from Bolton to Salford is by taking a train with average ticket prices of £2 compared to other travel options to Salford:

    A train is £4 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Bolton to Salford costing on average £6.

    The quickest way to travel from Bolton to Salford is by train, which takes on average 14 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Coach takes 45 min on average.

    Salford is approximately 9 miles away from Bolton.

    The average frequency per day from Bolton to Salford is:

    • Around 50 trains per day.

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

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bolton to Salford:

    • Most travellers catch their coach from Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA) and arrive in Manchester, University of Salford.
    • Most travellers take a train from Bolton to Salford Crescent.

    The following travel companies offer services from Bolton to Salford:

    • Travel with Northern Rail (3) to go to Salford by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail (3) Bolton to Salford tickets on Omio for £2.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Bolton to Salford with the following travel companies:

    • Direct trains with Northern Rail (3) with 41 direct trains per day.

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

    Your journey from Bolton to Salford doesn't have to end in Salford. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Leeds, Bradford, Huyton or Liverpool. If you’d like to add London, Leeds, Bradford, Huyton or Liverpool to your Bolton to Salford trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Salford today!

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