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Best price 4.83£
Journey duration 1 h 16 min
Connections per day 22
First departure: 08:15
Last departure: 23:05
Distance 17km

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Virail helps you to find the best bus ticket from Bolton to Manchester. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

How much are the bus tickets from Bolton to Manchester?

You can find the cheapest bus tickets from Bolton to Manchester from 5,60 £ by booking in advance If you can't, bus tickets from Bolton to Manchester cost around 9,37 £.

Where do the buses to Manchester leave from?

Buses from Bolton leave from Bolton Central Bus Station or Bolton Astley Bridge, reaching Manchester at Manchester Central Bus Station.

Buses from Bolton to Manchester


Seen the short distance between Bolton and Manchester, you could also choose to travel by train or carpooling. Spending little more money, your journey would become more comfortable.

For relatively short journeys like the one from Bolton to Manchester, you could also choose to travel by carpooling, cheaper alternative, or by train, an ecological choice.

What time are the buses to Manchester?

While the first bus leaves at 08:02, the last one leaves Bolton at 23:02. The duration of the journey is on average 35 minutes, but it can take you only 30 minutes with the fastest connections.

Which bus companies are in service in the route Bolton - Manchester?

Among the several partners of virail, you can also find National Express, offering buses from Bolton to Manchester.

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