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Duration 3h 14m
Distance 169.7 miles
Average price £151
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Canal Street and Bolton takes 3h 14m and the fastest train takes 3h 3m. There is a train service every few hours from Canal Street 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. Oxford
  2. Bolton
3h 26m
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£78 - £210

Canal Street to Bolton train times

Trains run hourly between Canal Street and Bolton. The earliest departure is at 14:39 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Canal Street is at 20:39 which arrives into Bolton at 05:22. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 3h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Canal Street to Bolton. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Bolton via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Canal Street and Bolton is 136 miles. The road distance is 169.7 miles.

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Canal Street to Bolton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Oxford station.

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Canal Street to Bolton train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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There are 938+ hotels available in Bolton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Canal Street and Bolton?

CrossCountry operates a train from Oxford to Manchester Piccadilly hourly. Tickets cost £70 - £210 and the journey takes 2h 44m.
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