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Duration 8h 1m
Distance 251.8 miles
Average price £30
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average bus between Exeter and Bolton takes 8h 1m and the fastest bus takes 7h 53m. There is at least one bus per day from Exeter to Bolton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Sowton, Miller & Carter
  2. Cabot Circus
  3. Bolton
8h 48m
£20 - £33

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Bolton. However, there are services departing from Sowton, Miller & Carter and arriving at Bolton Interchange via Cabot Circus and Shudehill Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 48m.

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The distance between Exeter and Bolton is 204 miles. The road distance is 251.8 miles.

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Exeter to Bolton bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Sowton, Miller & Carter station.

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Exeter to Bolton bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Shudehill Interchange station.

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There are 597+ hotels available in Bolton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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