Duration 3h 4m
Distance 118.4 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bolton and Scarborough takes 3h 4m and the fastest train takes 2h 43m. There is a train service every few hours from Bolton to Scarborough. 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. Manchester Victoria
  2. Scarborough
3h 24m
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£34 - £56

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Want to know about travelling from Bolton to Scarborough? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Bolton to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Bolton and arriving at Scarborough via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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The distance between Bolton and Scarborough is 96 miles. The road distance is 118.4 miles.

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Bolton to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Manchester Victoria station.

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Bolton to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Scarborough station.

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What companies run services between Bolton and Scarborough?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Bolton to Scarborough hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £50 and the journey takes 2h 18m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£6 - £9

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