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Journey details

Best price 6.31$
Journey duration 1 h 10 min
Connections per day 11
First departure: 08:05
Last departure: 23:05
Distance 17km

With virail find your bus from Bolton to Manchester

With Virail you can find the best bus connection from Bolton to Manchester , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

How much are the bus tickets from Bolton to Manchester?

On average, you can find bus tickets from Bolton to Manchester for 8,68 $. However, if you already know the date of your journey, don't waste time and book as soon as possible low-cost tickets from 5,67 $.

What are the departure and arrival stations when travelling by bus to Manchester?

The stations served by the buses from Bolton to Manchester are Bolton Central Bus Station and Manchester Central Bus Station or Manchester Airport Bus Station.

Buses from Bolton to Manchester


If you are looking for different alternatives to travel from Bolton to Manchester, trains and carpooling solutions could be a good deal seen the relatively short distance.

Since the journey from Bolton to Manchester is not so long, the bus is a good solution, but if you are looking for more offers or departure times, you can also have a look at trains and carpooling solutions.

How many connections are there to go Manchester from Bolton by bus per day?

11 bus connections exist to reach Manchester from Bolton per day. Please know that there are 8 routes which are direct lines versus only 3 routes which include at least one change. Consequently, we strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change buses. Please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment.

When are the buses of the line Bolton - Manchester scheduled?

The average duration of the journey is 1 hour and 4 minutes, but the fastest bus connections get you to Manchester in 30 minutes. The first bus is scheduled at 08:03 and the last one at 23:03.

Which bus lines can take you from Bolton to Manchester?

There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also National Express with buses to Manchester.

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